Physician Coder III is responsible for reviewing and accurately coding all professional services including evaluation and management, diagnostics and procedures in compliance with applicable Medicare, Medicaid and third party payer guidelines to ensure receipt of accurate reimbursement. Coder III is expected to adhere to Medkoder internal coding policies and expectations set forth by department management. Coder III must prioritize daily duties, multitask, communicate effectively and make decisions necessary to complete all assigned tasks and accomplish their goals. We are currently looking for candidates with experience in the following areas: Multi-Specialty coding, E&M Coding/Auditing, Internal Medicine, Radiology, Critical Care, and Emergency Room.
This is a FT Remote position that offers a flexible schedule.
Education/Cert: A minimum of a high-school diploma, Associates Degree preferred. '
Successful completion of at least one AHIMA or AAPC certified program with achievement of the correlating professional credential (CCS, CPC, etc.); active and in good standing. Must have a CPC or CCS and this is in addition to the RHIT or RHIA.
Experience: Minimum 3 years physician coding experience and auditing experience preferred. Must have proficient knowledge of medical terminology, CPT and/or ICD-9/10 coding and Medicare and Medicaid billing policies for professional services.
Additional skills required: Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Windows and healthcare information and billing systems. Experience working remotely is preferred but not required.