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Ambulatory Coding Analyst

Ambulatory Coding | Franciscan Alliance

 

Address  840 Richards Road, Suite 4
    Dyer, IN 46311

 

Calendar  Full-Time

 

Education High School Diploma/ GED Required

 

Hours  Days

WHAT WE NEED

Expert coding & compliance resource

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Medical record documentation has become an industry all its own. An industry that has strict coding requirements and compliance standards. Our Ambulatory Coding Analyst must be current on all federal and state requirements and procedures. Our physicians and healthcare providers depend on it.

Are you accurate and thorough in your work? Are you able to communicate effectively to all levels of the organization? Can you work with the strictest confidentiality? If so, we have an important role that needs your skills. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Assist the department director and lead analyst in the development of an annual work plan for the review of each provider assigned to them.
  • Select a provider from the established work plan and use software to compare the average of CPT codes utilized by the provider as compared to their peers.
  • Obtain and review the respective progress note for the provider they are reviewing for each date of service involved in the review.
  • Use auditing software to assess each progress note for key components, CPT compliance, and level of service.
  • Review pertinent records, compile the applicable regulations, summarize the review and findings, and create a report using the established template.
  • Review findings from audits with each provider.
  • Audit physicians whose report indicated billing activity falls significantly below the benchmark.
  • Provide orientation on coding and other billing compliance issues and answer pertinent questions from the provider.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Prior coding experience required.
  • Knowledge of Evaluation and Management Coding, CMS documentation requirements and applicable state coding requirements.
  • Proficient computer skills including query tools, web-based applications, word processing, spreadsheets, graphs, PowerPoint, and database management.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Follow directions as communicated in a variety of ways.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision. Sh
  • ow sincere interest in others and their concerns.
  • Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
  • Strategic thinking and time management skills.
  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.


 

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
 

 

3-5 Years Experience

License(s): Certified Professional Coder

Certification(s):


 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.


Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago