Tufts Medical Center
Department::Health Information Management
3-5 years experience is required
Responsible for general supervision of daily operational functions for coding staff, including supervision of employees, management of their scheduling, prioritizing, workflow, performance; and staff development.
Responsiblities:Responsibilities include assignment of Coding work, resolving edits and acting as a hospital resource on documentation and billing requirements and coding.
Ensures accuracy of billing; reduces risk of non-compliance with third party payer requirements; develops formal policies and procedures related to coding and billing information; coordinates compliance/education initiatives with other Department:s.
Reduces or eliminates incentives for audits by insurance companies. Effectively addresses patient/practice concerns and complaints regarding Coding charges and services.
Act as a lead coder, assist in training, auditing and key communicator on behalf of he Coding Department:.
Level of knowledge generally obtained through completion of a Bachelors degree in Business Administration in a related area;
Coding Certification Program; formal training in Health Care Management preferred ;
Two to three years supervisory experience preferred; four to six years healthcare experience and three or more years of coding experience.
Job ID: 596917