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Certified Medical Coder job in Nanuet, ny


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Certified Medical Coder
Location: Nanuet, ny Category: Medical & Science
Status: Direct Hire Reference: US_EN_2_020909_127767
Posted: September 04,2014 Salary: N/A

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Job description

Adecco is working with a local client in Rockland County on a Certified Medical Coder position. The Certified Medical Coder is responsible to review, analyze and code diagnostic and procedural information that determines Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance payments. The Certified Medical Coder ensures compliance with established coding guidelines, third party reimbursement policies, regulations and accreditation guidelines.

Medical Coder will be responsible for:

Analyzes and interprets patient medical records within an area of medical/clinical specialty in order to determine amount and nature of billable services.
Assures the final diagnoses and operative procedures as stated by the providers are valid and complete.
Analyzes medical records for completeness and validity of documentation and contacts providers for clarification for any incomplete/ambiguous or conflicting documentation.
Monitors billing performances to ensure optimal reimbursement while adhering to regulations.
Ensures continuous quality of coding and maintains current understanding of coding developments, changes and regulations set forth by the American Medical Association (AMA) and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for assignment of diagnostic and procedural codes.
Ensures strict confidentiality of financial and medical records in compliance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

A qualified candidate will have:

Certified medical coder from either AAPC or AHIMA Certification must be one of the following: CPC, RHIT, RHIA, CCA, and CSS). Must have active certification.
At least three years coding experience in a group practice or equivalent.
Proficiency across a wide range of medical/multispecialty services as it relates to ICD-9, CPT and HCPCS code sets. Federally Qualified Health Center coding/billing experiences a plus.
Knowledge of third party and Medicare/Medicaid requirement and other fiscal intermediary guidelines.

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