Central Health

  • Austin, TX, United States
Central Health Austin, TX, USA
Overview: This position is responsible for conducting coding audits, communicating results and recommendations to providers, management, and executive administration, and providing training and education to providers and ancillary staff. This position will support the implementation of changes to the CPT, HCPCS and ICD-10 codes on an annual basis. The Senior Compliance Coding Auditor will have dotted line reporting to the Chief Compliance & Risk Officer. Responsibilities: Conduct prospective and retrospective chart reviews (i.e. baseline, routine periodic, monitoring, and focused) comparing medical record notes to reported CPT/HCPCS and ICD codes with consideration of applicable payer coding requirements. Identify coding discrepancies and formulate suggestions for improvement. Communicate audit results/findings to providers and/or ancillary staff and share improvement ideas. Work with medical staff department to identify and assist providers with coding. Report...