Coding Coordinator in Kansas City, MO at ST. JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 7/10/2018

Job Snapshot

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    1000 Carondelet Drive
    Kansas City, MO
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: OP Coder/Coding Coordinator would contribute towards medical record review and analysis while utilizing the International Classifications of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), Health Care Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) to reconcile coding, enter the coded data and other abstractable data from the medical record into the electronic information system as required for revenue cycle, internal use (such as to support medical care evaluation studies), and mandated reporting requirements. OP coder/Coding Coordinator will ensure completion of coding for all service types in accordance with regulatory agencies and hospital specific guidelines. The OP Coder/Coding Coordinator will work closely with the facilitys concerned departments, corporate, and coding services vendor for coding and charge entry completion. OP coder/Coding Coordinator will coordinate to ensure optimum process towards maintaining a low DNFB by clarifying any process failures, i.e., clinical documentation deficiencies, late charge entry, IT technical issues, delays in scanning, indexing, analysis, etc. Participates in other chart review projects and other duties as assigned.