Sr. Professional Coder - Remote
We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.
A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development
CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. We provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.
The Senior Coder is responsible for assisting the Supervisor in the daily operations and effectiveness of the coding department, including the quantity and quality of work. Critical responsibilities include:
Provides timely and accurate administrative and clinical data through the assignment of current ICD/CPT diagnosis and procedure codes while complying with the regulations and requirements of the Federal Government, State licensing agencies and CTCA’s policies and procedures and acting as subject matter expert.
Assists in both formal and informal provider documentation education to achieve a true reflection of the service provided, procedure performed, route and devices used, as appropriate to supports CTCA’s management planning process and ensures appropriate reimbursement for all services provided.
Works closely with departments outside of HIM, clinical staff, and physicians.
Coordinates quarterly education to coding staff.
Responsible for participating in technology upgrades and educating the extended user population.
Assists with claims corrections and denial resolution.
Supports CTCA’s management planning process and ensures appropriate reimbursement for all services provided.
CCS-P, CPC certification preferred
Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Registered Health InformationAdministrator (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) certification acceptable with 5 yrs professional coding experience
- Must have five (5) years of related medical coding experience in an acute care hospital setting.
Thorough knowledge of CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS systems.
Knowledge of professional billing guidelines for Governmental, managed care and commercial payers.
Previous experience developing and conducting physician and coding educational sessions and formal presentations beneficial
Written and verbal communication ability with all clinicians and their staff professionally, succinctly, and authoritatively.
The Best Place to Work
We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.
Beyond The Resume, What We Look For
We select people with talent—people who thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.
Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment? Visit www.cancercenter.com/careers to begin your journey.
Job Reference #: 15662