Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston Medical Billing Coder in Plymouth, Massachusetts
OCB?s Billing Department has a great opportunity available for a full-time Medical Coder to join a very busy Ophthalmology specialty practice in our Plymouth office.
This position reviews the medical record to verify diagnosis and procedures performed. The Coder abstracts the information by using the appropriate coding classification system. Verifies codes for statistical and reimbursement purposes.
Performs a complete chart review. Assigns ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS codes and Modifiers in accordance with coding and reimbursement guidelines
Assists in obtaining final diagnosis and contacting physicians for clarification of documentation when needed.
Trains clinic staff on the use of ICD-10 and/or CPT codes. Assists in training of new staff.
Performs or assists with other duties assigned by the Coding Manager
Interpersonal skills -ability to communicate with all levels of leadership at OCB
Ensures legal compliance by following company policies, procedures, guidelines, as well as state and federal insurance regulations.
Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information
Working knowledge of ICD-10-CM, HCPCS and CPT coding system, LCD, DRG, APG, payment systems, medical terminology
Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Working knowledge of computers required.
Completion of coding certificate program required.
College degree preferred
OCB offers industry leading benefits including the 401(k) and great health and dental benefits. Health and dentail start on your 1st day of employment. To find out more about OCB, please visit our website at www.eyeboston.com.
OCB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.