Cardiology Coding Specialist (CPC)

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA

About the Job

Position Description
Responsible for coding procedures and entering charges to comply with federal/state regulations and internal policies. Coordinate with Practice Coordinator and Revenue Integrity to assure all necessary documentation is present to support selected procedure codes or to code cases as needed. Participates in audits to evaluate if all selected codes are accurate and develops methodologies to improved coding issues identified.
Position Requirements
REQUIRED: 1. Must have a coding credential (RHIA, RHIT, CPC, CCS, RN). 2. Must have minimum of 2 years hospital and/or physician practice coding experience. 3. Demonstrated communication skills and an ability to work independently and deal effectively with various types of personnel. 4. Knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

PREFERRED: 1. B.S. degree in Nursing, Health Information Management, Healthcare Administration, Business Administration preferred. 2. Three to five years of experience in a hospital and/or physician practice setting.

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7a-3:30p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No