Medical Biller and Coder Zip Code: Houston, TX 77002 | Location : Downtown Houston Employment Type : Temporary | Workplace Type: On-site Healthcare Specialty: Billing Services | Salary: $28 an hour Client Company: Harris County's Public Health Department Do you have Medical Billing and Coding experience? Harris County's Public Health Department is partnering with Team1Medical to seek a Medical Biller and Coder to join their team! The Medical Biller and Coder will implement a new departmentwide medical billing and coding initiative to increase influx of goods and receiving services where large contracts will be facilitated. If you have experience working in as a Medical Coder and want the opportunity to work close to home, submit your resume today to see what is available for you! Medical Biller and Coder 's Responsibilities * Assign codes for diagnoses and procedures using ICD and CPT coding * Ensure codes are accurate and sequenced correctly following government and insurance regulations * Follow up with provider on any documentation that is insufficient or unclear * Communicate with various staff members regarding documentation * Research information with cases that have complex or unusual coding * Receive and review patient charts and documents for accuracy * Review previous patient notes for evaluation and coding Medical Biller and Coder 's Qualifications * High School Diploma or GED is required; an Associate's degree is preferred * Experience in medical billing or a related field is highly preferred * Familiarity with ICD-9 codes and procedures is required * Working knowledge of medical jargon, anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology is required * Strong verbal and written communication skills with superior math skills are highly preferred * Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check Company C ulture & P erks * The work schedule is Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, with no weekends! * Opportunity to improve your community public health * The building is in the heart of Downtown Houston surrounded by various restaurants, shopping outlets, and scenic art sculptures to enjoy during lunchtime. * Opportunity to work with a public health agency to serve the greater part of Harris County * During your employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program! Salary: $28 an hour Utilize your Medical Billing and Coding experience to serve the greater Houston area - Apply today ! Why Team1Medical? Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in Houston, TX. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at www.team1medical.com . Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today .