MedWiz Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Mar 31, 2019Full time
Job Description:The Medical Coder is responsible to code all charges for anesthesia and pain management according to payer guidelines. Make sure that compliance to all front-end policies and procedures for the company. Work involves considerable public contact and in both answering phones and disseminating messages to the appropriate person. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Director of Support Services. We specialize in billing for Pain Management, Orthopedics, Lab, Surgery Centers, Neurosurgery and Radiology billing. Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities: 1. Promptly and accurately code all anesthesia charges at highest possible specificity for patient encounters (i.e. procedures, anesthesia, etc). 2. Promptly and accurately code all pain management charges at highest possible specificity for patient encounters (i.e. procedures, E/M visits, etc). 3. Apply correct/accurate modifiers as needed for specific or extenuating circumstances. 4. Enter codes on a daily basis for all claims generated. 5. Make sure that accuracy of codes per ASA/AMA guidelines and payer updates. 6. Review insurance payer guidelines. 7. Any and all tasks and duties as requested by management and the physicians of Anesthesia Services, PA. 8. Physician/ASC billing is also preferred. Secondary Functions: 1. Handles special projects as assigned. 2. Acts as a support for billing division, etc. 3. Performs other duties as assigned. Job Scope: This position is under the supervision of the Director of Support Services and encounters a wide variety of highly diverse and complex work situations. Successful performance of this job relates directly to the incumbents ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, to exercise initiative, to focus appropriately upon technical details and to recognize and correct quickly errors in ones own work. Specific Job Skills: The position requires a professional appearance, excellent customer service skills, an aptitude for detail and accuracy while handling concurrent, multiple tasks, excellent verbal and written skills, and excellent computer skills. Also requires the ability to work independently and prioritize tasks, and to perform duties in a professional manner in a professional team environment. Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills are required.