University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Responsible for managing the coordination of accurate and compliant coding of pertinent medical information to include diagnoses and procedures performed with adherence to established coding guidelines of ICD-10, CPT, governmental and third-party payers; ensures accurate assignment of codes and compliance with regulatory requirements. Assists in determining strategic priorities and planning for unit operations and participates in the audit projects and provides education to the coding team based on the audit findings.
Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Management or related field and five (5) years of coding/auditing experience in in an acute care setting – including inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory surgery, three (3) years of which were in a supervisory/management role.
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) by American Health Information Management Association. Certification in EPIC Coding is required within one (1) year of hire. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment.
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