Envision Healthcare CODING SPECIALIST II in Lawrence, Kansas
Envision Physician Services is a multispecialty physician group and practice management company. Established in 1953, our organization provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, primary/urgent care, surgical services, and women’s and children’s health services to hospitals and health systems nationwide. Sheridan Healthcare, EmCare, Reimbursement Technologies and Emergency Medical Associates have recently joined forces to form Envision Physician Services. As one organization, we now provide a greater scope of service than any other national physician group. Our collective experience from hundreds of local, customized engagements, culture of continuous lean process improvement, and team of experts in the business of healthcare enable us to better solve complex problems and consistently give healthcare organizations confidence in our execution. Our combined organization serves more than 780 healthcare facilities in 48 states and the District of Columbia.
If you are looking for a stable, fast-paced, growing company in the healthcare industry that is committed to innovation, excellence and integrity, then this may be a great next step in the advancement of your career.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Coding Specialist II.
The Coding Specialist II is responsible for the review and application of CPT-4 (procedure) and ICD-9 and ICD-10 (diagnosis) codes, modifiers, and quality initiatives within the departmental policies.
Supports the workflow of the coding department by ensuring that the expected level of production is maintained.
Assists in the oversight of maintaining the expected schedule for completion of work.
Answers questions as needed by coding staff to ensure adherence to departmental policy and accurate application of codes and other information.
Assists in the correction of any coding errors as directed by the Coding Manager / Supervisor.
Participates in the ongoing review process, new hire review of work; training as needed and directed by the Coding Manager.
Makes adjustments in the billing system as directed by the Coding Manager.
Assists with the workflow, answer coding questions from staff, and assists in special projects as needed.
Performs special projects as deemed necessary by Coding Manager and/or Supervisor.
Notifies Manager of any recurring problems.
Other duties as assigned
Reads and abides by the company’s code of conduct, ethics statements, employee handbook(s), policies and procedures and other corporate mandates, including participation in mandatory training programs
Reports any real or suspected violation of the corporate compliance program, company policies and procedures, harassment or other prohibited activities in accordance with the reporting policies of the company
Obtains clarification of policy whenever necessary and may use the resources available through the Compliance, Human Resources or Legal Department to do so
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Good organizational skills
Communicate and work well in a team environment
Meet established production and quality goals/metrics
Follow up in a timely manner on open items
Able to effectively prioritize work on a daily basis
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) and 2 or more years of related experience
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of:
Microsoft Office Suite
Healthcare Billing System (AS400 preferred)
Certificates and Licenses:
- CPC, CPC-H, CCS, CCS-P, or RHIT Certificates will be considered
ID (auto generated): 2021-25771
External Company Name: Envision Healthcare
Street: 1335 Pennsylvania st