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Professional Services Coder I

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TUMG Charge Capture/Coding

Location: New Orleans, LA


This position is responsible for the timely abstraction and coding of professional services based on provider documentation, ensuring that all services comply with the Tulane University Medical Group (TUMG) Guidelines. Responsibilities also include maintaining knowledge base relative to billing functions, internal and external regulations, and documentation issues. This person must be able to work independently and process large quantities of data. The ability to communicate clearly and professionally with providers, administrators (DBON), and the TUMG staff. Responding timely and accurately to inquiries are key elements required of the individual in this position.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES/COMPETENCIES TYPICALLY NEEDED TO PERFORM THIS JOB SUCCESSFULLY:

  • Proficient computer skills and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications, including Word and Excel
  • Accurate keyboarding skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to be flexible and proactive in a changing environment
  • Tactful and professional interpersonal relationships with others


Required Qualifications

High School Diploma/Equivalent and three year's multispecialty physician services coding experience

OR

Certified Professional Coder with one year multispecialty physician services coding experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent plus certification as a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)
  • Working knowledge of revenue cycle
  • One year IDX Meditech and EMR experience


Tulane is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.

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Posted: 10/12/2018
Application Due: 12/11/2018
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