Randstad Medical Coder in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Medical Coder


Chattanooga, TN


US$ 15 - US$ 18 per hour

Date Posted:

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Job Type:


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Randstad USA Administration


A professional busy local medical office is in need of a medial coder to work full time, 8 to 5.

Pay is $15.00 to $18.00 an hour.

Working hours: 8-5


Oversees the operations of the billing department, encompassing medical

coding, charge entry, claims submissions, payment posting, accounts

receivable follow-up, and reimbursement management.

2. Serves as the practice expert and go to person for all coding and billing


3. Plans and directs patient insurance documentation, workload coding, billing

and collections, and data processing to ensure accurate billing and efficient

account collection.

4. Analyze billing and claims for accuracy and completeness; submit claims to

proper insurance entities and follow up on any issues.

5. Follow up on claims using various systems.

6. Maintains contacts with other departments to obtain and analyze additional

patient information to document and process billings.

7. Prepares and analyzes accounts receivable reports, weekly and monthly

financial reports, and insurance contracts in concert with the Practice

Administrator. Collects and compiles accurate statistical reports.

8. Audits current procedures to monitor and improve efficiency of billing and

collections operations.

9. Ensures that the activities of the billing operations are conducted in a manner

that is consistent with overall department protocol, and are in compliance with

Federal, State, and payer regulations, guidelines, and requirements.

10. Participates in the development and implementation of operating policies and


11. Reviews and interprets operational data to assess need for procedural

revisions and enhancements; participates in the design and implementation of

specific systems to enhance revenue and operating efficiency.

12. Analyzes trends impacting charges, coding, collection, and accounts

receivable and take appropriate action to realign staff and revise policies and


13. Keep up to date with carrier rule changes and distribute the information

within the practice

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