Parkview North Hospital Coding Doc Analyst & Educator in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Responsible for serving as coding liaison to the organization and providing a variety of analytical and educational functions to the Coding Department, providers and clinical operations.
New provider onboarding, new coder onboarding, and just in time education of providers and coders.
Audit and review of denials.
Assessment/revision of educational materials.
Assist with establishing compliant documentation practices and guidelines.
Create presentation materials for delivery to a variety of audiences.
Assist with technological support systems to include education around new process and functionality as well as maintenance of those systems.
Must be a high school graduate or equivalent of GED. Associate's degree preferred in Health Information Technology (RHIT) or other health care related field.
Licensure and Certifications
AHIMA Credential of RHIT, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, or CCDS; or AAPC credential of CPC required.
5 years progressive coding/clinical documentation experience or 5 years experience in compliance, auditing or consulting.
Good verbal, written and computer communication skills.
Ability to be detail-oriented and perform tasks at a high rate of accuracy.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to research different resources to create formalized education plans for coders/clinical documentation specialists.
Ability to correspond/communicate effectively with different audiences within the health system.
Ability to organize work and manage time effectively.