Progressive Medical Coder II - Albany, NY in Albany, New York
Medical Coder II – Albany, NY
This position makes adjustments to medical bills with complex coding issues. Discusses the more complex coding issues with providers. Supports and trains less experienced coders.
Working as a Medical Coder, you will be responsible for processing, coding and payment of medical bills on low to moderate complexity claims.
Enter medical billing information into medical audit system (ICD9 diagnosis codes, CPT4 procedure codes)
Ensure billing codes correspond accurately with the claim notes
Apply all applicable fee schedule and coding rules, making appropriate adjustments where applicable
Provide fee schedule reimbursement date for subrogation claims
Ensure AOB (Assignment of Benefits) has been submitted to provider
Answer incoming calls from customers, providers, billing offices or attorneys; providing timely responses to their claims inquiries.
Providing timely bill processing
Sort incoming bills by coder and distribute accordingly.
Review unmatched bills and correctly identifying the claim
Mail EOB (Explanation of Benefits) statements to providers
Salary: $36,000 - $40,000
Schedule: Monday - Friday from 8 - 5 or 9 - 6
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
H. S. Diploma or GED
Strong data entry skills, communication & customer service skills
Prior CPT-4 and ICD-9 coding experience preferred
Prior experience as a Medical Coder I or equivalent work
Solid PC skills
Title: Medical Coder II - Albany, NY
Location: New York-Albany
Requisition ID: 140637