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Ambulatory Coding Supervisor
Southern Illinois Medical Services
Location: Carbondale, Illinois
Work Setting: Physician Office
Job Function: Coding Supervisor/Manager
Job Type: Full-Time
Southern Illinois Medical Services (SIMS) is in search of a dynamic individual to supervise our provider practice based coding department.
SIMS employs over 200 providers (physician and mid levels). This position will supervise approximately 12 coders, a lead coder, and a provider documentation educator
The southern Illinois region offers affordable housing choices, national parks and forests, cultural and Division I college sports and academic environments, short home to work commutes.
Supervises approximately 12 coders, a lead coder and provider documentation educator.
Monitors Epic work queues for prompt and effective completion of accounts. Assists when necessary to ensure prompt resolution.
Reviews delinquent deficiencies for outstanding queries prior to physician notification.
Communicates any educational issues to the Coding Specialist/Educator.
Collaborates with PFS to identify billing edits and/or coding issues that may be delaying claims processing.
Serves as coding liaison for patients/physician offices.
Monitors coder compliance with department policies and procedures and assists with disciplinary action as necessary.
Physician practice management experience required
In depth applied knowledge of physician practice regulatory and payer requirements as it pertains to professional coding and claims.
Epic Professional Billing experience. Understand and apply rural health setting coding rules, Medicare preventative and wellness exam requirements, modifier rules, mid level coding rules.
Associate degree in Health Information Technology
Bachelors degree in, Health Information Management or Healthcare Management
CCS or CPC certification preferred
Instructions for Resume Submission
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Apply Online: http://www.sih.net/careers/
Posted: December 27, 2018 at 1:47 PM
Post ID: 34077