Charge Capture Coding Specialist

PeaceHealth is seeking a Charge Capture Coding Specialist for a 1.0 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours.

Req ID: 166030

 

JOB SUMMARY

Review documentation and may assign appropriate CPT/HCPCS Level II codes for charge capture and enter data/charges; ascertains the accuracy of the data/charges and resolves claim edits to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Review, capture and edit charge coding; and may resolve OCE/CCI edits.
  2. Research and validates transaction and/or charge capture errors.
  3. Review documentation and may assign CPT/HCPCS Level II codes for charge capture/data entry as appropriate..
  4. Coordinate charge capture between hospital departments and PH clinics
  5. Coordinate charge coding and provides internal support to HIM and/or Revenue Cycle to include participation in planning and determining goals/targets and attainment of same. Timely calculation and submission of charge coding and/or correction of claim edits within stated targets.
  6. Perform other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:     

  • High School Graduate or equivalent preferred

 

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:              

  • Minimim of two years’ experience in charge capture, claim resolution or related experience required.
  • Previous coding and or billing experience preferred. 
  • Medical office, medical terminology, general HIM, Revenue Cycle, CPT and ICD-10 coding experience preferred.

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:  

  • N/A           

 

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Proficient with MS Office applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Mastery of medical terminology preferred.
  • Proficient computer and keyboard skills.
  • Demonstrates good judgment and decision making skills
  • Multitask/detailed oriented

 

SYSTEM SERVICES PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires fairly light physical exertion from up to 65% of the time.  
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.      
  • Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation.       
  • Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (up to 65% of work time).

 

Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

 

About PeaceHealth

 

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission. 

 

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.

 

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Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

 

Location: Vancouver, Shared Services Center (802)
Job Category:  Business, Administrative & Facilities 
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.0
Work Type:  Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $18.25, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: 

 

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

 

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

 

Posting Notes: Vancouver || Business, Administrative & Facilities || Billing/Coding || Full Time || PATIENT ACCOUNTING

Company
Peacehealth
Posted
09/20/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Vancouver, WA 98660, US