We are seeking a Medical Record Physician Coder 3 to join our Physician Based Coding Team!
The Medical Record Physician Coder 3 is responsible for the following:
Performs daily surveillance of encounters performed in assigned locations to ensure that charges entered into the EPIC charging system are valid.
Verifies the accuracy, completeness, and precision of ICD-10-CM, CPT-4, and HCPCs coding, including modifiers, units, and other variables impacting workload accountability and billing.
Independently re-coding the encounter from source documentation, completing supporting worksheets documenting rationale for coding decisions, recording discrepancies, and recording the rationale for changes in coding decisions.
Maintains current knowledge to ensure that the Inova Health System coding and documentation meets regulatory guidelines and audit standards and results in appropriate reimbursements.
Maintains professional competency in professional services coding and documentation requirements
Complete all work in accordance with the defined productivity and quality standards.
Support Coding Manager in review of denials relating to coding and provide feedback for resolution or denial prevention.
Internal Number: 38372BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.