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Certified Medical Coder (Orthopedic Surgery) (Fayetteville, NC)

compensation: depends on experience
employment type: full-time

Well-established orthopedic practice in Fayetteville, North Carolina is looking for a full-time, onsite, Certified Coder. Applicant must have worked according to payer-specific guidelines, validate documentation, and work with the physicians to assure proper coding. A disciplined individual with ability to prioritize and multi task with attention to detail and the ability to maintain productivity at a consistent pace will be most successful.

Position Description Summary: Responsible for coding Orthopedic services (including surgeries).

Essential Function(s) of the Position:

Ensure clean and timely data entry, charge posting and billing of claims
Verify accuracy of medical record documentation and assign appropriate CPT codes
Review ICD10 codes for accuracy, sequencing and specificity
Add modifiers as appropriate
Educate the medical staff regarding coding issues
Stay current with relevant coding and insurance guidelines and policies
Demonstrate willingness to work in a team environment
Conducts self in accordance with the employee manual and maintain strict confidentiality policies
Meet with doctors as needed in practice setting to provide current, accurate data
Other duties as assigned.
Education/Experience:

High School Diploma or GED
Certified Professional Coder with minimum of one years of experience in Orthopedics
Licensing/Certifications:

CPC (Certified Professional Coder) (Required)
COSC (Certified Orthopedic Surgery Coder Preferred)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Complete knowledge of ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS coding and documentation requirements
Medical Terminology
Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software experience for Nextgen.
Administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, spreadsheets
Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service
Maintain CEU’s for accreditation
Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

Nextgen Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)
Orthopedics: 1 years (Preferred)
CPT Coding: 1 years (Required)
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post id: 6961343892

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