Jackson Hospital and Clinic
Full-Tim: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
The Coding Supervisor is responsible for managing, directing, and coordinating coding operations. The position is responsible for supervising, monitoring, evaluating and training the coding staff on guidelines pertaining to ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT coding, modifiers, proper diagnosis and procedure code selection. The Supervisor helps to ensure the accuracy and the timeliness of the coding process. The Supervisor also plans, assigns, and directs the HIM coding workflow. The Supervisor assists with auditing records retrospectively to validate accuracy of coding and analyzes the clinical case mix to identify opportunities for improvement. The Supervisor evaluates and educates the coding staff to ensure compliance with established protocols and helps develop standardized policies, procedures, and practices related to coding. The Coding Supervisor serves as educational/ informational resource to the Medical Staff, coders, and others and works closely with them to improve clinical documentation and to ensure a high-level of coding accuracy and compliance with coding and regulatory guidelines. The Supervisor coordinates record reviews with insurance companies and auditors to review records for coding accuracy and respond appropriately.
Associate degree in Health Information Management or graduate of an approved coding program or equivalent coding experience. Minimum of 5 years of acute care coding experience, inpatient and outpatient. Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience. Experience in developing standardized policies, procedures, and practices related to coding/ abstracting, and clinical documentation improvement. Extensive knowledge of ICD-10 and CPT coding and appropriate coding guidelines. Knowledge in anatomy, physiology, disease processes, and medical terminology. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload. Credentialed in Health Information Management as an RHIA, RHIT, or CCS; CCS required. ICD-10 trainer certification preferred. Demonstrated ability to code (inpatient and outpatient) records; ability to read and write and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to form effective working relationship with other employees, management, physicians and other customers. Manual dexterity and visual acuity necessary to utilize the PC and review charts; visual acuity also necessary for filing and proofing documents; ability to sit for prolonged periods of time; verbal communication and hearing ability to communicate with a multitude of customers. Routine lifting of approximately 15 pounds. The ability to; meet the attendance requirements of the job.
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