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Medical Coder (Multi-Specialty)

Role and Responsibilities

The Medical Coder (Multi-Specialty) is responsible for accurately and efficiently identifying and assigning medical codes for payment based on medical records or other documentation as provided and in accordance with nationally recognized coding guidelines.  

 Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Provide CPT and ICD10 coding services for advanced medical specialties, including surgery(s), transplant services and complex nephrology encounters.
  • Knowledge base should include assistant at surgery and co-surgeon rules.
  • Investigate and resolve coding denials.
  • Special projects as assigned.
  • Able to conduct client audits for charges, documentation needs and denials.
  • Provide coding services through computer-assisted vendor and for high profile clients. 

Required Skills/Attributes:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Proactive approach to monitoring client status. 

Education and Experience:

  • Some college preferred.
  • CPC Certification required. 
  • 3+ years of industry experience.
  • Complex Surgical, Nephrology, and/or Transplant experience preferred. 

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds.
  • Able to read medical record information provided by client.

 

Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Operations
Job Location: Remote US

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