Addison Group

Coder

3+ months agoPhoenix, AZ

Profee Coder
Address: Phoenix AZ
Hours: 8am-5pm M-F
System: NextGen
AHIMA or AAPC Certification Required

Responsibilities:

  • Abstracts medical record documents to determine appropriate CPT procedure(s) and ICD-10 diagnosis
  • Reviews physician notes and charts for accuracy
  • Ensures coded services, provider charges and medical record documentation meet appropriate guidelines or standards
  • Carefully reviews and corrects any charges posted by clinic staff while ensuring all services are accounted for and billed
  • Identifies and optimizes revenue opportunities
  • Works closely with departments to optimize reimbursement, ensure charge capture, reduce late charges and provide feedback to providers
  • Follows the established industry standard and CMS coding guidelines to ensure proper billing of charges - includes CPT-4 and ICD codes as well as modifiers
  • Posts, produces and sends all charges for invoice vendors
  • Adheres closely to the department's charge reconciliation process
  • Posts any related payments and/or adjustments for surgery charges posted
  • Makes changes to demographic information as necessary in order to produce a clean patient statement
  • Performs all other assigned duties

Job ID: AddisonGroup-486394