Full-Time position, Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm. Responsibilities include the supervision of all technical and professional coding as well as data and charge entry functions. Responsible for finding resolution of non-standard coding issues, and assisting in identifying necessary updates or revisions to both technical and professional charge masters, in order to optimize revenue generation. Offers expertise and guidance related to claim transactions, coding, auditing, reconciliation, compliance and decision support, as necessary or assigned. All information coded and processed is used to produce patient bills, statistical reports, and disease and operation indexes, which are required for accreditation, patient and hospital planning, reimbursement by third party carriers, performance improvement and research purposes. Also recommends changes in procedures to affect savings in time, labor and costs to improve operating efficiency and the overall good health of the BTNRH revenue cycle.
High school diploma or equivalent
Associate’s or Bachelor's in business, healthcare, or related field, preferred
5 years of experience in Physician and/or Hospital Coding, including experience with audit and quality assurance
Coding credentials either from the American Health Information Management Association or the American Academy of Procedural Coders
Extensive knowledge and understanding of ICD-10-CM/ICD-10-PCS, CPT-4, HCPCS Level II, Revenue Code assignments, coding systems, medical terminology, abbreviations, anatomy & physiology and diseases
2 years direct supervisory or leadership experience
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Must have experience with software applications as they apply to the computerized patient record
Consideration will be given to persons with an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge can be acquired.
Excellent benefit package that includes health, dental and vision insurance; a 401K retirement plan; paid vacation and sick leave. Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
Internal Number: 6266
About Boys Town National Research Hospital
Since the opening of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, the hospital has been internationally recognized as a leader in clinical and research programs focusing on childhood deafness, visual impairment and related communication disorders. We have developed national medical programs that are now instituted in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Today, the hospital offers a broad range of clinical services, including ear, nose and throat services at the Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute, general pediatric care with Boys Town Pediatrics, and orthopaedic, internal medicine, pediatric gastroenterology, allergy, asthma, pediatric pulmonology, behavioral health, audiological and ophthalmologic care.
The hospital has expanded to offer surgical and clinical services at two Omaha locations: 555 North 30th Street in Omaha and 14000 Hospital Road on the campus of Boys Town, Nebraska.
Boys Town National Research Hospital has assembled national leaders in research who are making important contributions in the areas of genetics, hearing, language, vision and speech disorders. Applying these findings with new technologies, distance learning and the exploration of ne...w research frontiers, the opportunities for new medical diagnoses, evaluation and treatment discoveries are endless.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Boys Town National Research Hospital is dedicated to providing leading edge clinical care, pioneering translational research and improving the lives of children and their families through applied technology and educational outreach programs. The hospital annually serves more than 40,000 children and families from across the United States.