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Coding Compliance Analyst

Coding Compliance Analyst

Department 
Coding and Compliance
Job Locations 
US-NY-Purchase
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
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Position Summary

WESTMED Practice Partners is currently recruiting for a Coding Compliance Analyst to be a part of our Coding and Compliance team.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

 

  • Routine E/M and procedural chart review to ensure accuracy, completeness and compliance of provider documentation
  • Prepares and presents educational material to physicians on documentation, coding guidelines and medical necessity
  • Identify areas of compliance risk by preparing reports, identifying clinical documentation and coding trends to evaluate patterns and variations in coding and reimbursement practices and recommending strategies that lead to resolution of issues identified.

Required Qualifications

  • Certification required: CPC (preferred), RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P
  • 2 or more years of coding/compliance experience with general specialty knowledge preferred
  • BS Degree preferred
  • Experience with EHRs/EMRs in a hospital or large physician group practice setting
  • Proficient in use of in ICD10-CM, CPT and HCPCS coding systems, Evaluation & Management (E/M) level coding in multiple physician specialties
  • Excellent knowledge of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology,  pharmacology and disease processes
  • Knowledge of Medicare reimbursement methodologies and other third-party regulations
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills
  • Superior organizational and analytical skills including the ability to work with auditing tools, software and spreadsheets
  • Computer literacy, including proficiency in PC applications such as MS Word, Excel, and Access
  • Ability to communicate effectively with healthcare providers, support and coding staff

Company Overview

Here at WESTMED Practice Partners, one of the most successful management services organizations in the United States health care community, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations.

 

WESTMED Practice Partners is a healthcare management services company that has evolved from the success of the WESTMED Medical Group, one of the largest multi-specialty medical groups in the country. In partnership with our clients, the mission of WESTMED Practice Partners is to improve the health of the communities we serve. We seek to grow the quality and efficiency of outpatient healthcare services by the design and management of free-standing, comprehensive medical offices with a focus on primary care. For more information, visit our web site at www.westmedpartners.com

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.

 

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