May 24, 2023

Surgery Billing/Coder, Certified

  • OrthoNY, LLP
  • Latham, NY, United States
(CPC) Certified Professional Coder (CGSC) Certified General Surgery Coder (COSC) Certified Orthopedic Surgery Coder

Job Description

Division/Department: OrthoNY/Central Billing Office Location: Latham Job Title: Certified Coder Reports to: Supervisor, Coding Team Grade: Type of position: Full Time FLSA Status: Non-Exempt GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Certified Coder is responsible for coding and billing of surgical procedures, hospital consultations and MRIs. RESPONSIBILITIES Obtain billing from the billing queue as well as hospital databases; Review documentation for proper coding and manually bill consultations and procedures in accordance with billing and coding guidelines; Coordinate with PCCs in obtaining missing billing or medical record; Review and resolve coding claim rejections and invalids; Review and resolve coding claim denials: sending appeals when necessary; Other responsibilities as needed/assigned. QUALIFICATIONS High school Diploma or equivalent required, College preferred; CPC or COSC certification required; High-level understanding of coding guidelines; Orthopedics coding experience preferred; Detailed knowledge of anatomy and physiology; Understanding of insurance carriers and plans; Good verbal and written communication skills. OTHER INFORMATION This position will be based in our business office located at 30 Century Hill Drive in Latham, NY. This is an “in office” position in a safe work environment (COVID safety protocols in effect).