Certified Professional Coder
at Adjuvant.Health

Date Posted: 3/20/2019

Job Description

Adjuvant.Health, powered by Allied Physicians Group, supports our physician business services with our highly trained and dedicated team. This allows physicians to focus on patient care while we focus on administrative services, ultimately creating a better work-life balance. We currently support 34 physician practices located throughout Long Island, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten-Island as well as Westchester and Orange Counties.

The Certified Professional Coder specialist is responsible for directing and coordinating the overall functions of the medical billing and coding office to ensure maximization of cash flow while improving patient, physician, and other customer relations. Requires strong business office skills, including critical thinking and the ability to produce and present detailed billing activity reports.

Responsibilities 

  • Serves as the practice expert and go to person for all coding and billing processes.
  • Analyze billing and claims for accuracy and completeness; submit claims to proper insurance entities and follow up on any issues.
  • Audits current procedures to monitor and improve efficiency of billing and collections operations.
  • Ensures that the activities of the billing operations are conducted in a manner that is consistent with overall department protocol, and follow Federal, State, and payer regulations, guidelines, and requirements..
  • Keep up to date with carrier rule changes and distribute the information within the practice.
  • Understands and remains updated with current coding and billing regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of all health information management issues such as HIPAA and all health regulations.
  • Maintains library of information/tools related to documentation guidelines and coding.
  • Performs other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Education

  • Associates degree, preferably in business administration or related field.
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  • Certified coder is a required! (AAPC or AHIMA Preferred) 

 Experience

  • Minimum of one (1) year Medical Insurance/Healthcare Billing and Collections experience in a medical practice or health system, with a deep understanding of medical billing rules and regulations.
  • A combination of education and experience will be considered.
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) with profit sharing, PTO and MORE!

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Adjuvant.Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Melville, NY
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 3/20/2019

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