|Address||3 Home Farm Way, Montpelier Vermont|
|Building Name||CVMC - Home Farm Way|
|Job Category||Medical Records|
|Department||Medical Records Coding|
|Schedule|| Full Time|
|Job Recruiter||Jason Dubuque|
|Application Link||Apply Now|
Under the direct supervision of the Coding Manager, the Coding Auditor Educator position provides oversight and support to coders for coding related questions and acts as a primary educator. The Coding Auditor Educator will continually seek to improve coding knowledge through various mediums including seminars, articles, networking, web access and others as available.
This person applies knowledge of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology and pathology of disease processes, while analyzing clinical documentation of inpatient and outpatient records. The Coding Auditor Educator applies knowledge of ICD-10, HCPCS and CPT-4 nomenclatures and American Hospital Association, American Medical Association and applicable Federal and third party payer guidelines to accurately and compliantly audit principal and secondary ICD-10, HCPCS diagnoses and procedure codes for all visits.
Knowledge of current AMA and AHA Coding Guidelines, State and Federal Regulations, Professional Services and Compliance. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office with a strong knowledge of Excel. Must have strong analytical and problem solving skills. Must have the ability to utilize technology to collect and analyze data. Experience using electronic health record systems a plus. Also must have the ability to articulate findings in a professional manner.
High school diploma is required. Associates Degree in health care, health information management, business, or related field preferred. Coding education is required. Coding certification through the American Health Information Management Association or the American Academy of Professional Coders is required.
Minimum of 5 years relevant experience, with a minimum of 3 of those years spent performing coding. Relevant experience would include: nursing, nurse auditor, charge analyst, charge master maintenance, reimbursement specialist, patient financial services, health information management professional, health care educator, project management, and coding. Prior supervisory or auditing experience preferred.