Job Description

Extended Job Title
Coding & Reimburs Spec

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Position Description
Reviews official medical records with physician/healthcare provider documentation and assigns appropriate codes for all physician/healthcare provider services from current editions of official coding sources. Ensures accurate, complete, and timely code assignments for all physician/healthcare providers.

Requisition ID
14884BR

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
Knowledge of the CPT, ICD-CM, and HCPCS nomenclature, coding rules and guidelines.  Knowledge of inpatient and outpatient medical records processing and federal and state reimbursement regulations.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
14.48

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Permian Basin

Preferred Qualifications
Preferrably candidate should have 2 years coding experience, knowledge of ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS.  A Coding certification thru AAPC, AHIMA or a CMS recognized certification program.  If not currently certified, obtaining a Coding Certification will be required within 3 hears of hiring date.

Campus
HSC - Permian Basin

Department
Central Business Office Ode

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Clerical/Secretarial

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
* A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent plus at least two (2) years of coding and reimbursement experience that includes procedural and diagnosis coding. OR * A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent plus successful completion of a recognized procedural and diagnosis coding course.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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