Accountemps St. Louis , MO 63141
One of Robert Half Healthcare's clients needs a Medical Coder to join their team. We are looking for a detail oriented who either has a certification in medical coding or is studying to receive one in the near future.
We offer in-house training, but we?re looking for a medical coding detail oriented who can jump in with both feet from day one. We treat children from birth to adolescence and this position requires consistent communication with parents of our patients as well as insurance companies. The successful individual will be committed to accurate medical coding for inpatient and outpatient services, diagnostic tests and other medical services rendered to each patient.
Duties include: Comply with all legal requirements regarding coding procedures and practices Conduct audits and coding reviews to ensure all documentation is accurate and precise Assign and sequence all codes for services rendered Collaborate with billing department to ensure all bills are satisfied in a timely manner Communicate with insurance companies about coding errors and disputes Submit statistical data for analysis and research by other departments Contact physicians and other health care professionals with questions about treatments or diagnostic tests given to patients with If interested in this opportunity please contact us and upload your resume to accountemps.com
Skills Minimum 5 years? medical coding experience Certification preferred prior to full-time date Excellent typing and 10-key speed and accuracy Superior mathematical skills Commitment to high level of customer service Familiarity with ICD-9 codes and procedures
Employment Type: Temporary