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Medical Coding Assistant

University of Colorado Medicine, AURORA, Colorado, United States of America Req #315
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

CU Medicine is dedicated to providing healthcare and administrative support to the University of Colorado School of Medicine's nearly 3,000 providers. We are seeking a highly motivated Medical Coding Assistant (Quality Control Specialist) to join our Quality Control team.

The Medical Coding Assistant will work with medical coders and management to reconcile all electronic professional charges in assigned departments through various schedules and reports. The individual in this position will complete monthly examination of all missing charges reports or other validation of charges as assigned. Review missed charges and work with coding staff and management to resolve billing issues while ensuring all electronic medical record (EMR) charges have been accounted for. Perform basic coding review and basic data entry into the appropriate application(s). Complete other clerical duties as assigned.

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and two years of office experience, preferably in a healthcare setting. Completion of an accredited coding certification, i.e. CPC-A is required.  Must be proficient with MS Office products and be able to perform 10-key data entry at a minimum speed of 6000 ksph. The ability to learn and develop proficiency in the use of CU Medicine computer applications including, but not limited to- Centricity Business and EPIC is essential to success.  Familiarity with medical insurance billing, medical terminology as well as ICD-10 and CPT coding preferred. Excellent communication and customer service skills are key characteristics. Must be able to problem solve, effectively prioritize tasks, and follow instruction provided by leadership.

All applications MUST be submitted via our website.

CU Medicine, Inc. is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our staff and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees prior to their employment. Additionally, drug and health screenings may be required for some positions. We are an equal opportunity employer.

CU Medicine, Inc. supports a Tobacco Free Workplace Environment which prohibits smoking and the use of tobacco products on CU Medicine property, Anschutz Medical Campus and adjacent business locations.

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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education Certification
  • University of Colorado Medicine, AURORA, Colorado, United States of America