Director Medical Group Coding - Greenville, NC

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932891

Vidant Medical Group

Full Time

Regular

Vidant Health

About Vidant Medical Group

Vidant Medical Group is a reputable and established multi-specialty physician group that provides superior care for the health and wellness needs of eastern North Carolina's patients. With more than 425 primary and specialty care providers in more than 70 locations, quality health care is never far from home.

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Position Summary

The Director, Medical Group Coding, provides overall direction and leadership to the Coding & Audit staff of Vidant Medical Group and support and education on documentation and coding to Vidant Medical Group practices and providers. The Director has responsibility for planning and oversight of all functions within the Coding & Audit Departments. The Director monitors department performance, determines and assures achievement of KPI goals, promotes increased net revenue, ensures consistency in practice, maintains compliant coding and billing practices, adheres to regulatory requirements, promotes proper documentation standards, and supports continual growth.  He/she ensures standardization in all areas of Coding & Audit across all practices.

 

Responsibilities

  • Leads a workforce of 25+ FTE's ensuring complete, accurate, timely and consistent coding and documentation that adheres to coding and regulatory guidelines.
  • Builds collaborative working relationships with 90+ practices and 400+ providers to improve the overall quality and completeness of provider clinical documentation, charge capture, coding and risk adjustment through education, data analysis and trending.  Responsible for influencing process change to support modifications in documentation within the clinical record to assure optimal quality, compliance and accurate reimbursement is achieved.
  • Partners with other Finance and Revenue Cycle leaders to address issues related to accurate/timely charge capture, professional billing, coding, unbilled management and denials.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher
  • Eight to ten years in the professional coding field

Preferred Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management or related field preferred
  • Certification by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred
  • Will consider CCS, CPC or RHIT certifications
  • Eight to ten years in the professional coding field, including 3 years of managerial or leadership experience preferred

Other Information

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

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