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Senior Consultant / Remote

Senior Consultant / Remote

Virtual Desk Jobs
April 14, 2019
Hopewell, VA
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The Senior Consultant is a non-exempt, full-time or part-time remote position reporting to the Director of Facility Coding Services.  The Senior Consultant provides facility audit services to clients as assigned.  All audit is performed with a focus on accuracy and completeness with an understanding that payment optimization is an outcome of correct code assignment rather than a separate process. Detailed knowledge of official coding guidelines and CMS regulations as they pertain to IPPS and OPPS reimbursement.

  • Conduct coding quality reviews on Coding Consultants while on assignment as needed.
  • Complete client reports that contain objectives, findings, observations, and recommendations for improvement.
  • Provide in-service education to clients as part of audit projects.
  • Serve as Team Leader at client site when multiple consultants are assigned.
  • Assist in the design and presentation of educational seminars to clients as requested by the Senior Director.
  • Provide audit services including ICD-9-CM Coding, CPT-4 coding, abstracting, and DRG and APC reviews in all health care settings.
  • Complete expense reports in accordance with policy
  • Submit time sheets for payroll in accordance with policy no later than 9am CST on Monday of scheduled payroll weeks.
  • Attend continuing education classes to maintain proficiency in areas of coding that include but are not limited to ICD-9-CM, CPT-4, ambulatory surgery, ambulatory care, and OPPS coding.
  • Flexible, detail-oriented, ability to be a positive influence on others, ability to work independently, willingness to take ownership of responsibilities, quality conscious, dependable and ability to adapt well to change.
  • Knowledge and experience in inpatient and outpatient coding services including but not limited to ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding skills preferably as a consultant.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel.
  • Understanding of medical terminology, and medical records content, format, and other pertinent procedures.  Demonstrate ability to initiate services at a new client facility.
  • AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer a plus.
  • Baccalaureate degree in related health care field preferred or associates degree with equivalent business experience. Credential of RHIA, RHIT or CCS.

Pay: $22 per hour / DOE

Apply To Become A Medical Coding Agent:

 - Please reference agent ID code VDJAMY.

Please contact us directly to discuss remote medical coding job openings at 405-494-0214.

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