Coding Specialist

Coding Specialist job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

Lovelace Shared Services: Organizational support departments for all Lovelace facilities including Coding, Finance, Health Information Management, Revenue Cycle, Marketing, and the Resource Team.  We are dedicated to exceeding our customers’ expectations in every way.

Lovelace Shared Services is now hiring a Coding Specialist.

  • Hospital coding experience to ensure claims is billed compliant; reporting appropriate diagnosis, modifier and charges associated to services provided. 
  • Functions under minimal supervision, ability to identify and resolve coding related issues on UB04. 
  • Communicates and assigns claims for review and correction to hospital ancillary departments. 
  • Coordinates with revenue cycle teams in accordance with departmental policies and procedures established for hospital claims. 
  • Provides training and oversight to facility ancillary teams associated to coding of claims; both charging and modifier coding reported on hospital claims. 
  • Educates on the medical necessity guidelines and requirements by payers for payment of services.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent. Desired: Associate’s Degree in Business or related field of study.
  • JOB EXPERIENCE:  AA and 3 years of experience, Five (5) years of direct job-related experience may be substituted for education.
Why Lovelace Health System:

  Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review

  Named one of the Best Places to Work by Albuquerque Business First

  Named Top Workplace by Albuquerque Journal, 2013,    2014 and 2015

  Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work five times since 2008

Department / Location

REVENUE CYCLE / SYSTEMS SUPPORT
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