Coding Analyst


Southcentral Foundation is seeking a Coding Analyst for our Revenue Cycle Department!

Southcentral Foundation (SCF) is an Alaska Native-owned, nonprofit health care organization serving nearly 65,000 Alaska Native and American Indian people (customer-owners) living in Anchorage, Matanuska-Susitna Valley and 55 rural villages. Our award-winning "Nuka System” of Care is based on customer ownership relationships, integrated care teams and traditional Native values.

Coding Analyst:

The Southcentral Foundation (SCF) Coding Analyst is responsible for reviewing and assigning accurate medical and behavioral codes for diagnoses, procedures, and services performed by physicians and other qualified healthcare providers in the office setting. The Coding Analyst is an expert in coding across a wide range of services, including evaluation and management, surgery, radiology, pathology, behavioral, and medical procedures. The Coding Analyst demonstrates expertise in medical coding guidelines and regulations including compliance and reimbursement. The Coding Analyst has expertise in CPT, HCPCs, and ICD-10 as well as knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology necessary to correctly code provider diagnosis and services.  The Coding Analyst is responsible for training and/or mentoring Coding Specialist staff.  In addition, the Coding Analyst demonstrates expertise in denials management, identifying root causes and proposing solutions. 

Qualifications:

  1. Associate degree in Accounting, Health Care Financial Management or related field; OR equivalent combination of training, education and related experience.
  2. CPC (Certified Professional Coding) Certification through AAPC or CCS or CCS-P (Certified Coding Specialist, Certified Coding Specialist-Professional) or RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician) or RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) certification through AHIMA required.  
  3. Six (6) years of medical or behavioral coding experience.
  4. Two (2) years of clerical experience working in a health care organization or in a position that requires understanding and application of basic accounting principles or equivalent.
  5. Two (2) years’ experience training/mentoring others in coding CPT, E&M, ICD-10, and HCPCS

 

Salary DOE with excellent benefits including an employer matched 401K plan, generous paid leave 3.6 – 6.5 weeks per year, 12 paid holidays, employee medical, dental, vision, and more.

To express interest in the Coding Analyst opportunity, please apply online at:

https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/SOU1048SOFO/JobBoard/ad76c3a2-99d8-4135-8b8f-9da6caf393b7/Opportunity/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=51dbf48b-d6f5-4a2c-8355-e1eb6b14609f

 

 

Anchorage, AK

4 day(s) ago