Coding Reimbursement Specialist II – AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
Full Time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Accurately identify principal and secondary diagnosis/procedures for correct DRG assignment using ICD-10 CM codes and coding guidelines for all Inpatient accounts
Accurately identify all diagnosis, procedures, and assign modifiers appropriately for the specified outpatient accounts of: Observation, Interventional Radiology, Cardiac procedures
Ensure ethical coding practices are followed
Query physicians as necessary for additional documentation to support accurate coding and acuity/risk of mortality conditions
Abstract accurately specified data elements for data reporting
Maintain coding productivity standards as set by the HIM department
Complete coding within 2 days of discharge to support weekly and end of month billing cycles
Maintain a 95% coding accuracy rating
Utilize computer assisted coding software 80% of coding time
Complete all CPA/Revenue Cycle work items within 48 hours of receipt
Assume responsibility for professional development by keeping current with all ICD-10 and CPT coding guideline rules and regulations (ICD-10 CM Official Guideline for Coding and Reporting, Coding Clinic)
Complete required AHS webinars within assigned time frame
Other duties as assigned or requested
What You Will Need:
Completion of an accredited coding curriculum.
Experience in assigning ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes
2 years inpatient coding
RHIA or RHIT or CCS
Responsible for the complete/accurate, timely coding and DRG assignment of all Inpatient accounts and complete/accurate, timely coding of specified Outpatient accounts to support the weekly and monthly billing cycle for the Southwest Region.
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