Job Id: 20201014015
Company: NTT Data
Job Role: Associate – Medical Coding
Experience: Relevant Experience
Qualification: Life science/BPT/Pharm/Nursing
Job Location: Chennai
Salary: Best in Industry
Vacancies: Not Mentioned
Job Description NTT Data Recruitment Job Vacancies for Medical Coding Associate in October 2020:
Roles and Responsibilities:
•Coding and abstracting information from provider patient medical records and hospital ancillary records per facility and/or state requirements.
•Assigning appropriate billing codes based on medical documentation using CPT-4 and/or ICD-9 coding guidelines.
•Querying physicians when code assignments are not straightforward or documentation in the record is inadequate, ambiguous or unclear for coding purposes.
•Monitoring unbilled accounts report for outstanding and/or un-coded encounters to reduce accounts receivable days.
•Following strict coding guidelines within established productivity standards.
•Addressing billing/coding related inquires for providers as needed, U.S. only.
•Attending meetings and in-service training to enhance coding knowledge, compliance skills, and maintenance of credentials.
•Maintaining patient confidentiality.
Requirements of the role include:
•3+ years of experience working with CPT and ICD-9 coding principles, governmental regulations, protocols and third party requirements regarding medical billing.
•1+ year of experience analyzing medical records in Oncology.
•1+ year(s) of experience using a computer with Windows PC applications that required you to use a keyboard, navigate screens, and learn new software tools.
•Ability to work regularly scheduled shifts from Monday-Friday 7:30 am to 5:30p.m IST.
•Candidate should be a Life science/BPT/Pharm/Nursing
•Candidate should have knowledge in Anatomy/Physiology
•Medical Transcription background preferred