Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org.
The Coding Specialist at Montgomery Cancer Center is responsible for reviewing encounter forms to ensure accuracy of charges, diagnostic and procedural codes. This individual is also responsible for the accurate and timely entry and reconciliation of charges to appropriate patient accounts.
Must be a high school graduate or equivalent.
Prefer post secondary education in healthcare or business related field.
Must have at least 3 years of experience in medical billing and or coding or have Coding Certification (CPC or CCS) or obtain certification within 1 year of employment in the position.
Minimum of 5 years experience in a physician practice or healthcare setting.
Must have advanced knowledge of medical terminology.
Must have in depth knowledge of ICD10 and CPT coding.
Excellent computer skills (working knowledge of electronic health records and revenue cycle systems).
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (verbal and written).
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