Parkland Health and Hospital System (www.parklandcareers.com)
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Responsible for reviewing charges and identifying discrepancies for assigned area(s) and working with other departments in order to make necessary corrections. Assures charges are posted in a timely and accurate manner.
Education: -Associate¿s degree from a Registered Health Information Technician accredited program or Associate¿s degree in a health care related field preferred.
Experience: -Must have five years of hospital or medical office or related experience to include three years of experience with charge capture, charge review, medical billing, registration, and/or coding.
Equivalent Education and/or Experience: -May have an equivalent combination of education and/or experience in lieu of specific education and/or experience as stated above.
Certification/Registration/Licensure: -Certified Coding Associate (CCA) of Certified Professional Coder (CPC), or Registered Health Information Management Technician (RHIT) preferred.
Skills or Special Abilities: -Must pass the General Computer test with a minimum score of 80% -Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software applications -Must have strong analytical skills and organizational skills and be detail oriented -Must have knowledge of CPT and ICD-9 coding -Must have effective written and oral communication skills -Must have the ability to convey ideas and communicate effectively and to clearly present concepts of charge entry to clinical end users -Must be customer service oriented.
Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.