Title:  Professional Fee Coder I

Division:  Patient Business Services
Schedule:  Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm
Work Location:  Greenway Plaza, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $37,463-$40,000
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  1744
Job Purpose

Assists in maximizing the revenue for a Baylor College of Medicine department by completely capturing and accurately documenting physician, professional, and departmental charges to ensure submission of clean insurance claims, as well as accurate patient statements. Assists with physician office account collections activities.

Job Responsibilities
  • Prepares patient charging information in compliance with national standards and other medical agency guidelines.
  • Accurately abstracts from operative reports, medical records, and physician's daily activity logs.
  • Reviews and resolves all charges prior to submission.
  • Captures all departmental billing via established reconciliation processes.
  • Participates in physician education regarding coding and billing topics.
  • Assigns ICD-10 CM and CPT codes to charge documents.
  • Reviews Epic and Optum Claims manager edits for coding corrections.
  • Batch charge documents.
Minimum Qualifications
Education:
  • Required: High school diploma or GED.
Experience:
  • None required.
Certification/Licenses/
Registration:
  • Required: Certified Professional Coder (CPC).
  • Certification must be obtained within one year of hire or promotion.
FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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