Medical Coders

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Location
Bismarck, North Dakota
Industry
Other (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 37,000 - US$ 46,800 per year
Ref. Number
S_29367
Contact
Mickala Pierce, Spherion
Phone
701-250-1111
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is looking for experienced Medical Coders for a local Bismarck client. Qualified applicants should have a minimum of one year experience in medical coding, experience working in a medical business office or department. Interested candidates must have obtained at least a medical assistant degree or other medical coding degree; certification as a CPC or eligible for certification preferred

Pay $37-46,800 k/year DOE

Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm

Responsibilities:

- Review and interpret hospital and clinic medical records and assign appropriate procedure and diagnosis codes
- Update and implement coding procedures and guidelines and inform appropriate staff
- Answer telephone, take messages and give routine information dealing with procedures in a professional and courteous manner
- Publish coding news, guidelines and updates for medical and other staff; assist with in-service educations meetings for medical staff
- Assist insurance department with coding protocol for claims
- Organize hospital and clinic charge tickets into batches for DP purposes
- Assist Reimbursement Specialist as needed
- Perform other necessary duties as assigned by the coding supervisor or CFO
- Maintain absolute confidentiality

Responsibilities:
See above

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Requirements:

--Minimum of one year experience in medical coding; experience working in a medical business office or department is helpful
--Must have obtained at least a medical assistant degree or other medical coding degree; certification as a CPC or eligible for certification preferred; must have some formalized training in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
--Experience with computer system and patient accounts program, insurance department procedures and all general accounting procedures and deposits
--Ability to interpret medical records and physician documentation and possess knowledge of CPY-4 and ICD-9 coding guidelines to assign appropriate billing codes

Education:
Associate

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/bismarck
If you have any questions please contact Mickala Pierce at 701-250-1111

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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