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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Coding Educator in Decatur, Georgia

Overview

Work Hours: Full-time 7a-4p

Seeking candidates with experience in Inpatient/Facility and Auditor coding experience. Must also have CCS, CIC, or CDDS Certifications.

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • The responsibilities are: assessment of medical record documentation and appropriate capture of services through quality coding.

  • The primary focus of this position will be to assess medical record documentation and educate providers and coders.

  • This would include communication to providers, coders and section leaders on performance and coding and regulatory updates.

  • This position reports to Assistant Director of Revenue Cycle Development.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College Degree and three (3) years of coding experience or at least five (5) years of coding experience required.

  • Must have a current CPC, CCS-P, RHIA, RHIT and an additional specialty certification.

  • CPMA, CEMC, CPCI are preferred but not necessary.

  • Multi-specialty coding experience, academic medical center experience and teaching/instructing experience preferred.

  • Strong CPT4, HCPCS, and ICD10-CM coding skills.

  • Strong knowledge of CMS rules and guidelines and ability to access, research and interpret other payer rules and guidelines.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (MediumMax 25lbs): up to 25 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 25 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock , Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation , Shift work, Travel may be required. Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

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Division Emory Healthcare Inc.

Campus Location Decatur, GA, 30030

Campus Location US-GA-Decatur

Department EHI PGP PFS Coding Education

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Job Number 68817

Job Category Revenue Cycle & Managed Care

Schedule 7a-4p

Standard Hours 40 Hours

Emory Healthcare is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity in all of its employment practices and decisions. Emory Healthcare prohibits discrimination, harassment, and retaliation in employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age (40 and over), disability, citizenship, genetic information, service in the uniformed services, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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