Coding Analyst - (Chicago, IL)

Chicago, IL

Posted: 09/22/2018 Industry: Operations Job Number: 71028 Pay Rate: 12.00 Branch: Division:
Coding Analyst - Chicago, IL
This Coding Analyst opportunity will offer growth and advancement for career minded healthcare professionals. As a Coding Analyst, you will be responsible for processing claims and ensuring coding accuracy for all records. Working with high-volume records, attention to detail, research, and professional communication with physicians are a critical component of this role.
Coding Analyst Responsibilities
• Maintain medical records, reviewing them for completeness and accuracy, along with compliance to state and federal regulations.
• Identify coding discrepancies and effectively communicate findings to patients.
• Uphold productivity standards and work with the senior analysts to follow up on appeals and denials.
• Handling billing edits and auditing code to ensure proper procedures are being followed.
• Assist the billing department, including reviewing memos and resolving problem accounts.
• Attend meetings and mandatory educational training.
Ideal Candidate will have...
• College degree or equivalent education (RHIT a plus!)
• 3+ years working directly with physician's and insurance companies
• Appeals experience preferred
• Thorough understanding of coding software (ICD9/10, DRG grouper, CPT-4 and Outpatient Code Editor)
• Solid understanding of federal, state and Medicare medical billing laws
• Strong analytical and technical skills
• Effective written and verbal communication
• Excellent research and investigation skills are a must
Position & Benefits
This position offers a comprehensive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and more.
Salary is DOE and based on years of experience and certifications. Performance is measured by the quality and accuracy of production, attendance, professionalism, and overall teamwork.
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