Clinical Coding Specialist II\rRhode Island Hospital\rProvidence, RI\r\rWorking at Lifespan\r\r\rAt Lifespan, we utilize a multidisciplinary team approach to medicine and provide the right blend of autonomy and collaboration. If you share our passion for providing the very best care in a supportive professional setting, join one of the nation’s Top 100 health systems. Lifespan is committed to clinical excellence and devoted to our mission of delivering health with care. \r\r\rLifespan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ethnicity, sexual preference or orientation, ancestry, genetics, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran or marital status. Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.\r\r
High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of formal coding educational program. Ability to read and understand outpatient clinic medical record documentation for reporting of outpatient clinic, ancillary and endoscopies. Coding certification required from the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) or the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).\rOne to two years experience in outpatient coding or billing. Ability to meet and maintain established quality and productivity standards.\r\r\rReports to the Coding Manager. Reviews the outpatient clinical documentation of extract data and assign appropriate ICD-10-CM and CPT codes in accordance with the outpatient ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting and the AHA HCPCS Coding Clinics. Reviews the medical records to ensure the documentation supports the code assignment. Utilizes 3M 360 Finder for code assignment and appropriate resolutions of claim edits (CCI, NCD, OCE, etc.) Confer with physician for clarification as needed. Monitors outpatient uncoded report to ensure timely coding and billing process. Maintains and meets HIS quality and productivity standards.
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Lifespan, Rhode Island's first health system, was founded in 1994 by Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital. A comprehensive, integrated, academic health system affiliated with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Lifespan's present partners also include Rhode Island Hospital's pediatric division, Hasbro Children's Hospital; Bradley Hospital; and Newport Hospital.