Orthopaedic Specialty Group

  • Shelton, CT, United States
Orthopaedic Specialty Group
Orthopaedic Specialty Group Shelton, CT, USA
Surgical Coder General Description Responsibilities include surgical coding for a large Orthopaedic practice. Maintains and expands knowledge of coding and sequencing guidelines to ensure that all healthcare information is accurately assigned the appropriate CPT and ICD-10CM codes, according to coding and reimbursement guidelines. Responsibilities : · Manages Orthopaedic surgical coding, ensuring that all phases of the medical billing process are completed in a timely manner according to Company standards. · Stays current on all orthopaedic coding guidelines and maintains professional licensure and credentials as necessary. · Handles confidential information regarding patient records with knowledge of release of information policies. · Contacts physicians as needed to clarify documentation to ensure coding and billing accuracy. · Assist Surgical Coordinators on coding practices and conventions in order to provide detailed coding information. · Participate in the...