Codes, abstracts, and submits for billing all outpatient records/reports. Coordinates re-bill requests, assists internal and external customers with coding questions and concerns. Keeps current and maintains all outpatient coding resources. Educates physician offices regarding ancillary coding compliance, fraud and abuse. Plays a key role in delivering the advanced beneficiary notice to our customers, making calls to physicians and their offices to ensure complete and clear laboratory orders.
a) Education: Graduate of an approved program of health information management preferred and required within 6 months from hire date, or commensurate work experience with license as below.
b) License: RHIT or CCS required through the American Health Information Management Association. New graduates of an approved Health Information Management program must obtain RHIT or CCS certification within 6 months from date of hire.
c) Demonstrates ability to access and enter data into personal computer.
d) Excellent customer service skills.
e) Demonstrates professional level of written and verbal communication skills.
f) Ability to multitask and work with frequent interruptions.
g) Presents a positive professional image.
At Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner. Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon’s only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country’s top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community.
Tuality’s many awards showcase our position as one of the Portland metro area’s premier healthcare providers, including 5th straight year in Top 10 Healthiest Employers in Oregon from The Portland Business Journal, Tuality’s 6th straight Gold Plus Award from the American Heart Association, and 2016 #1 Nationwide Best Hospital IT Department to work for according to Healthcare IT News.
Here at Tuality our employees care about making a difference. In fact, they care so much that in our most recent employee satisfaction survey we had an 80% participation rate! Tuality is truly unique because of the relationships we build and as individuals we are seen and heard. Come be part of our team, and let your voice be heard!