Pacific Medical Centers Coding Compliance Educator in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Coding Compliance Educator in Seattle, WA.

This is a 1.0 FTE (40 hours per week) position with our Compliance department and is eligible for full benefits.

We are seeking a Coding Compliance Educator to be responsible for achieving and maintaining provider coding accuracy and completeness at the levels required by the yearly Corporate Compliance Work Plan. The Coding Compliance Educator will work directly with new providers to educate, monitor their compliance to coding and reimbursement standards and to develop work programs so requirements are met.

In this position you will:

  • Provide education to providers, clinic coding and CBS staff.

  • Strengthen the CPT and ICD-10 coding associated with the documentation of all services through instructional classes.

  • Optimize reimbursement from third parties for service through accurate CPT and ICD-10 coding; and ensure appropriate medical record documentation supports billed charges.

  • Develop and perform new provider orientation, and annual training on PMC’s coding, and audit process and documentation standards.

  • Support Auditing Supervisor and Compliance Manager in instruction of coding education classes provided to providers, clinic support staff and Business Office Staff.

  • Assist the Auditing Supervisor and Compliance Manager in developing policies, procedures and training materials related to the education and compliance of all staff levels.

  • Work collaboratively with Coding Analysts.

  • Share knowledge and provide support for team within regards to audits, coding, documentation, and provider feedback.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in health care related field.

  • Hold and maintain CPC, CCS-P or CMC coding certification.

  • Obtain and maintain ACS E/M or CPC-EM or CPMA auditing certification within 6 (six) months of hire.

  • Five years health care experience in a physician group practice or other ambulatory care setting.

  • Minimum of five years of coding experience for a multi-specialty group and a score of at least 90% on PMC’s Coding Competency Test.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience conducting provider education and audits.

  • Valid Washington State Driver’s License and current auto insurance.

  • Excellent driving record, minimum of 2 years of driving experience.

  • Demonstrated expertise in current multi-specialty CPT, ICD-10, and HCPC coding principles and practices.

Pacific Medical Center :

Pacific Medical Center is an expanding network of outpatient clinics providing primary and specialty care to the greater Seattle area and employing more than 150 providers representing most medical specialties. Pacific Medical Centers is affiliated with Providence Health & Services, which operates 28 exceptional not-for-profit hospitals and more than 350 clinics across the West. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice provider opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, Pacific Medical Centers and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Find what you are looking for in your next practice opportunity with Pacific Medical Centers! Learn more at www.pacmed.org/providerjobs .

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://pacmed.jobs/benefits/

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Coding

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 207753