Surgical notes continues to expand and is looking for an asc medical coding specialist ii who is based in the u.sThis role is responsible for providing accurate and timely coding for our ambulatory surgical clients.
The ideal candidate has a wide range of outpatient surgical coding experience, excellent organizational skills, communication skills (verbal and written), and the desire and ability to learn quicklyWorking as part of a team to meet aggressive deadlines is crucial to success in this position.
Our organization prides itself on being built upon a set of strong core valuesWe are looking for candidates who will actively exhibit service excellence, transparency, teamwork, accountability, hard work, and a positive attitude in their job.
Review operative reports to abstract information and apply cpt, hcpcs, and icd-10-cm codes Verify lcd/ncd information as appropriate Utilize ncci edits, ama cpt assistant, aha coding clinic, and other resources as needed Initiate physician queries as needed Escalate coding/documentation problems when appropriate Participate in ongoing coding education Perform other related duties as required/assigned
High school diploma or equivalent Coding certification through aapc or ahima (cpc, coc, rhit, ccs, etc., no apprentice designation accepted at this time) 2+ years outpatient surgical coding Extensive knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology Ability to work independently and as part of a team Flexibility to assume new tasks or assignments as needed