January 20, 2014
Company: The Physician Enterprise is a division One of the nations largest faith based healthcare systems (Adventist Health System) with over 50,000 employees in 42 hospitals, outpatient centers and over 1500 physicians .
Job Title: Corporate Director Coding, AHS Physician Enterprise
Location: Orlando, Florida
Job Description Corporate Director of Coding is responsible for implementing solutions, which help physicians document their high quality of care, in accordance with AHS Physician Enterprise policies and procedures.
The Corporate Director of Coding is a key member of the Physician Enterprise team and supports the internal auditing, coding and revenue cycle operations.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Oversee the annual Coding Program and monitoring activities.
Develops and monitors performance criteria related to the CPT, HCPCS, diagnosis assignment and charge capture activities.
Oversees the availability and use of technology/automated tools that support coding activities.
Ensures proper education on CPT, HCPCS, and ICD-9-CM coding regulations is provided to coding staff.
nitiates, develops, and presents physician and staff coding and billing training programs.
Monitors and trends payment denials and rejections to ensure training programs address current issues.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
This position requires the following minimal requirements:
Thorough knowledge of coding practices and official guidelines, CPT, HCPCS, ICD-9/10CM/PCS.
Demonstrated experience managing PHYSICIAN coders
Demonstrated auditing skills for coding quality and compliance.
Ability to problem solve and action planning.
Ability to proactively prioritize initiatives multi-task.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent relationship building and management skills.
CERTIFICATION: Must be one of the following in addition to CPMA:
EXPERIENCE 7 + years of progressively responsible experience pertaining to coding, third-party reimbursement and billing systems required. We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. EEOE