Medical Coder II SMG
Steward Health CareSystem LLC ("Steward") is a fully integrated, physician-led nationalhealth care services organization committed to providing the highestquality of care in the most cost-efficient manner in the communities where outpatents live. Steward - the largest privately held health care company inthe U.S. - owns and operations 35 community hospitals across nine states,serves over 1,000 distinct communities and employs approximately 40,000 healthcare professionals. In addition to our hospitals, the Steward providernetwork includes 4,800 providers, 25 urgent care centers, 87 preferred skillednursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, over 7,300hospital beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk coveredlies through the company's managed care and healthinsurance services. The total number of paneled lives withinSteward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.
Steward Medical Group(SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMGoperates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts,Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida,Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 millionpatient encounters per year.
The role of a Coder II is to provide coding support to Steward Clinics in the assignment of ICD-10-CM diagnosis, CPT-4 procedure codes and HCPCs codes. Coders II's ensure that maximum reimbursement is achieved and a valid database is available for research, reporting, quality and improvement activities.
High School diploma or GED equivalent
Current CPC certification (certifications to be completed within 6 months of hire will be accepted)
Three or more years experience in E&M coding
Three or more years experience in a specialty other than Primary Care
Must be willing to travel to designated clinics in
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively on the phone, in writing and via email
Ability to exercise discretion on sensitive and confidential matters
Demonstrated computer skills with data entry, coding and Electronic Medical Record software
Ability to apply mathematical concepts and calculations
Ability to interpret policies and procedures and communicate effectively
Ability to show initiative, make decisions and exercise good judgment in a complex and rapidly changing environment
Ability to work in a team environment
Institutional accreditation and degree obtainment will be verified upon hire
One or more years of demonstrated customer service experience
Current credentials for a medical coding specialty
Demonstrated experience with NextGen EMR software
Thorough understanding of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
All positions subject to close without notice
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Job Reference #: 1806263