Navigant Remote Home Health Coding Specialist - Part Time - Navigant Cymetrix- Remote Location in BOSTON, Massachusetts

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

Navigant Cymetrix unites the strengths of four category-leading companies to address the complexities of today’s healthcare system. We design, develop and implement integrated, patient-centered solutions for sustained improvements in performance and profitability, working collaboratively across a spectrum of customers that encompasses hospitals, health systems, physician practice groups and payers.

The Home Health Coding Specialist (Part Time) is responsible for accessing and coding client records via EPIC and EPIC Remote Client by utilizing ICD-10 classification and OASIS assessment systems.

  • Maintains a working knowledge of ICD-10-CM and Home Health coding principles, governmental regulations, official coding guidelines, and third party requirements regarding documentation and billing. Must be experienced in OASIS coding and auditing.

  • Assures that all services documented in the patient’s chart are coded with appropriate ICD-10 codes. When services/diagnoses are not documented appropriately, seeks to attain proper clinician documentation in a timely manner according to regulatory standards and Client policy.

  • Ability to maintain average productivity standards as follows: Home Health coding and Review at 2/hr.

  • Works assignments on a daily basis to ensure all charts are coded and reviewed. Emails should be sent to the Clinicians daily per client policy with recommended documentation changes. Must understand the OASIS assessment and requirements for most recent OASIS update (2017 – OASIS C-2).

  • Provides accurate answers to the Clinician and/or Client’s coding or billing questions within eight hours of request.

  • The coder/auditor is responsible for coding or pending every chart placed in their queue or assignment sheet as applicable within 24 hours. Worksheets must be returned daily to manager or per Client policy.

  • Coders must maintain their current professional credentials while working for Navigant Cymetrix.

  • Previous experience with Home Health Coding.

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of Home Health coding or auditing experience.

  • Must hold one of the following credentials:

  • BSN is required.

  • OASIS or Home Health Credentials for coding.

  • Must have one of more the following: CCS, CPC COS-C, HSC-D

  • SHP for Home Health Agencies experience recommended..

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

  • Generally works in an office environment

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.