Hospitalist Profee Coder

Post Date

Nov 16, 2023

Location

Houston,
Texas

ZIP/Postal Code

77024
US
Aug 19, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract

Category

Medical Coder

Req #

HTX-665355

Pay Rate

$30 - $45 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

A healthcare employer in Houston, TX is seeking an Outpatient Pro Fee Medical Coder to join their growing team. This position is remote and will be for 3-6 months to help with clean up in their current billing system. Responsible for reviewing clinical documentation and diagnostic results as appropriate to extract data and apply appropriate ICD-10-CM/CPT4 codes and modifiers for billing, internal and external reporting, research, and regulatory compliance. Accurately code conditions and procedures as documented in the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting of Physician (Profee) Service.

Required Skills & Experience

Minimum of 3 years of experience coding on the hospitalist profee side

CPC or COC Coding Certification from AAPC

Responsible for reviewing clinical documentation and diagnostic results as appropriate to extract data and apply appropriate ICD-10-CM/CPT4 codes and modifiers for billing, internal and external reporting, research, and regulatory compliance

Knowledge of coding compliance policies, official coding guidelines, regulatory requirements and internal policies and procedures affecting the coding process

High School Diploma or GED

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Experience coding in Epic

Experience with AthenaOne

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.