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Reference # : 17-05121 Title : Coding Educator-Auditor
Location : Denver, CO
Position Type : Right to Hire
Experience Level : Start Date : 11/27/2017  
Description
Facility in the heart of Denver seeks Professional Coding Educator/Auditor for temp to perm. Competitive salary, great benefits once hired on. 6+ years medical coding experience assigning ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS codes for professional billing in multi-specialty areas. Experience with electronic and handwritten medical record documentation required. Experience with provider and coder education, compliance, and auditing. Experience in oral and written communication with providers and coders. Certification by the AHIMA or AAPC required. ICD-10 recertification requirements met by applicable credentialing organization. Coding/Medical Auditing certification preferred. Under general supervision, trains and educates the providers and coding staff on all aspects of coding and documentation as it applies to the professional billing in an academic setting. Prepares training and presentations on applicable topics. Researches questions and issues using all available resources. Provides both oral and written direction to the coders when a provider query should be sent. Interacts with clinical staff for the purpose of documentation improvement and clarification. Performs audits of providers and coding staff to ensure documentation and coding accuracy compliance. Provides feedback to providers and coders from audit results for documentation and coding quality improvement. Provides one-on-one and group coding and documentation training as well as on-boarding education to new providers. Performs various coding assignments under the direction of Coding Managers. Demonstrates advanced leadership and team building skills.