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Coding Educator & Analyst

Requisition #

51047BR

Physical Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Posted Date

15-Feb-2019

Dept. Name

RCM-Professional Coding

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

The Commons, located in Minneapolis, is the headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, the site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units.

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 51047
  • Maintain coding reimbursement and quality through training of providers and coding staff
  • Monitor physician profiles, identify trends, and areas of improvement
  • Participate in the development of coding policies and billing guidelines and communicate appropriately
  • Perform related work, including, but not limited to quality improvement projects and coding support for ancillary services
  • Monitor corrective action plan effectiveness as determined by compliance audit findings

Education

  • 2 year Registered Health Information Technician graduate, or 4-year Registered Health Information Administrator graduate, or completion of a Coding Specialist Certificate program and/or CCA certificate pass the CCS exam or CPC exam/Accreditation or have been grandfathered in Allina prior to 01/01/2015.

  • Must have formal ICD-10 training education and provide proof of classroom and/or online completion.

Qualification/Skills

  • Certification required unless grandfathered in Allina prior to 01/01/2015
  • Minimum two years of professional services coding experience
  • Expertise in CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS
  • Expertise in third party payer guidelines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking Strong analytical skills
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to work in teams
  • Ability to analyze work efforts and follow through on projects
  • Ability to make decisions
  • Travel required.

Work Schedule

  • 40 hours per week
  • Monday - Friday
  • Remote position, must be flexible
  • Benefit Eligible
  • Non-contract

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

51047BR
Health Information Services