Job Description

Join the SmartCare team!

Internal Candidates please complete a Transfer Request Form located on the HR page of the intranet.

The Certified Coder will abstract information from the patient record, combining knowledge of the coding guidelines; choose correct code for services/procedures performed, demonstrating medical necessity. Answer telephone, compose letters/memos, coordinate meetings, develop office procedures, interpersonal skills, input data into computer programs, maintain auditing system, maintain logs, proofread documents and research information.

Skills / Requirements

Must have experience with Physician medical billing, excellent customer service, communication skills and the ability to assist patients and clients in a calm and professional demeanor.  Excellent organizational and follow up skills. Knowledge of insurance websites and eligibility processes and Microsoft Office skills with emphasis in Excel. Must be able to mulit-task under pressure and meet hard deadlines. Familiar with various insurances (HMO vs. PPO), ICD-10 and CPT codes and insurance website eligibility. Allscripts and Cerner experience a plus. PM go-lives, set up and training experience a plus. Computer savvy.