Senior Medical Coder Full-time
ANNOVA SOLUTIONS PRIVATE LIMITED
Posted By : ANNOVA SOLUTIONS PRIVATE LIMITED
Chennai, Tamil Nadu (15)
Designation: Senior Medical Coder
Qualifications & Experience required:
1-2 Years of HCC coding experience
Desired - Exposure working HEDIS and ACO
Roles and Responsibilities
- Abstract information from documentation and assign appropriate ICD-10 codes
- Ensure codes are accurate and sequenced correctly by guidelines.
- Ensure compliance with medical coding policies and guidelines.
- Proficient coding of charts across a variety of specialties with over 99% accuracy
- Follow up with the supervisor on any documentation that is insufficient or unclear
- Work as part of a team and help the team to achieve the goals in quality and productivity standards.
- Maintain patient confidentiality and strict adherence to HIPAA.
- Applying subject expertise in evaluating business operations and processes.
- Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology
- Apply understanding of anatomy and physiology to interpret clinical documentation and identify applicable medical codes.
- Applied knowledge of CMS HCC, and HHS Marketplace risk adjustment coding guidelines.
- Well-versed with ICD-10 guidelines and their implementation
- Exceptionally skilled in determining valid encounters including legibility and valid signature requirements of a medical record.
- Quality checking of the coding of the documents done by the associates.
- Keeping track of the errors and calculating the accuracies of the associates.
- Proficient in reviewing medical records and determining the accuracy and completeness of the document
- A critical thinker who ensures that all coding activities are properly managed as per the scope
- Solves moderately complex problems on their own.
- Should have an ownership mindset with respect to guidance, team support, and maintaining team quality.
Job Location: OMR Perungudi, Chennai.
Years of Experience: Minimum 2 years of competency in HCC coding.
Role Specific Skills
- Active Listening
- Arm-Hand Steadiness
- Category Flexibility
- Complex Problem Solving
- Control Precision
- Critical Thinking
- Customer and Personal Service
- Deductive Reasoning
- English Language
- Finger Dexterity
- Flexibility of Closure
- Information Ordering
- Manual Dexterity
- Medicine and Dentistry
- Near Vision
- Operation Monitoring
- Oral Comprehension
- Oral Expression
- Problem Sensitivity
- Public Safety and Security
- Quality Control Analysis
- Reading Comprehension
- Selective Attention
- Speech Clarity
- Speech Recognition
- Time Management
- Visual Color Discrimination
- Written Comprehension
- Written Expression
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharma) - Others
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) - Biotechnology
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) - Microbiology
CPC - Certified Professional Coder , HCC Coding , ICD-10
Experience - 1-2 years (HCC)
All Healthscience background