Health Care Coding Analyst

Job description

Job no: 698644
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 10
Major Administrative Unit / College: Msu Hci Clinical Services
Department: Msu Hci Clinical Services 40001137
Sub Area: AP- Professionals
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Administrative Professionals- AP, Health Care Professional, Health Care Support, Union
Position Summary

Abstracts medical information from hospital medical records according to standards and national/regional medical coding guidelines, rules and regulations.

Serves as liaison between University physicians, hospitals and billing units

Makes recommendations for policy and procedure changes as they relate to medical billing.

Enters billing data abstracted from medical records to appropriate billing systems.

Assists in determining policy and procedures pertaining to medical coding.

Conducts training under direction of the Health Care Central Business Office.

Utilizes online Medicaid resources in order to remain current on regional carrier decisions affecting coding determinations.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired through the first two or three years of college, such as an Associate's degree ; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in medical billing including medical terminology, procedural coding, diagnostic coding, Blue Shield/Medicare/Medicaid/ HMO/PPO claims processing; hospital medical record coding, including procedures and evaluation management services; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certification as a Certified Professional Coder in medical coding required.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Cover letter


Work Hours

Work hours are typically 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., but can vary as necessary to accommodate clinic operations

Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions; TB risk or work within three (3) feet of patients in a health care setting; wear a respirator. Covid precautions.

Bidding eligibility ends on 4/13/2021, at 11:55 PM

Advertised: Apr 7, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Apr 13, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time




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Posted: 4/8/2021
Application Due: 4/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time