Aston Carter Remote Medical Coder in Phoenix, Arizona
My client is looking to hire remote Medical Coders to start 10/18!
Can sit anywhere in the country
Ensures accurate adjudication of claims, by translating medical policies, reimbursement policies, and clinical editing policies into effective and accurate reimbursement criteria.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Reviews company specific, CMS specific, and competitor specific medical policies, reimbursement policies, and editing rules, as well as conducts clinical research, data analysis, and identification of legislative mandates to support draft development and/or revision of enterprise reimbursement policy. Translates medical policies into reimbursement rules.
Performs CPT/HCPCS code and fee schedule updates, analyzing each new code for coverage, policy, reimbursement development, and implications for system edits. Coordinates research and responds to system inquiries and appeals.
Conducts research of claims systems and system edits to identify adjudication issues and to audit claims adjudication for accuracy. Performs pre-adjudication claims reviews to ensure proper coding was used. Prepares correspondence to providers regarding coding and fee schedule updates.
Trains customer service staff on system issues.
Works with provider contracting staff when new/modified reimbursement contracts are needed.
Must have 1 year of previous coding experience
Must have one of the following medical coding certifications: CPC, CCS, CCS-P, RHIT, RHIA
Must be able to work from home without distractions (equipment provided)
Schedule: M-F 8am-5pm
Location: 100% Remote
Duration: 3 month contract (potential for extension or conversion for top performers
About Aston Carter:
At Aston Carter, we’re dedicated to expanding career opportunities for the skilled professionals who power our business. Our success is driven by the talented, motivated people who join our team across a range of positions – from recruiting, sales and delivery to corporate roles. As part of our team, employees have the opportunity for long-term career success, where hard work is rewarded and the potential for growth is limitless.
Established in 1997, Aston Carter is a leading staffing and consulting firm, providing high-caliber talent and premium services to more than 7,000 companies across North America. Spanning four continents and more than 200 offices, we extend our clients’ capabilities by seeking solvers and delivering solutions to address today’s workforce challenges. For organizations looking for innovative solutions shaped by critical-thinking professionals, visit AstonCarter.com. Aston Carter is a company within Allegis Group, a global leader in talent solutions.
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