OPA Medical Billing & Coding Program - Part-time Lecturer
Job location: Coral Gables, FL
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2017-12-14
The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.The Office of Professional Advancement within the Division of Continuing and International Education is now seeking part-time lecturers for the Medical Billing & Coding Program. The Medical Billing & Coding Program begins with a standard block of courses necessary to obtain the foundation knowledge needed for certification in billing and coding. Essential sciences are covered in the medical terminology, anatomy & physiology, diagnostic coding, and disease pathology modules. Once these core medical topics are covered, the Program provides the learner with the knowledge and skills needed to perform diagnostic coding, using the ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding systems, and procedural coding. Students will participate in a module specific focusing on CPC examination preparation.Requirements for this part-time instructor position include extensive experience with Medical Billing and Coding and certifications in one or more of the following: Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Outpatient Coding (COC), Certified Coding Associate (CCA), Certified Professional Coder-Payer (CPC-P) or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS). Qualified candidates must have at least 5 years of relevant experience in the corporate world. The part-time lecturer must have the flexibility to teach weeknights, weekdays and online.Duties include: developing curriculum and course instruction. Applicant must be available to teach evenings, weekends and online. Excellent Send cover letter, resume and list of references via email to: [email protected]
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