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Providence Charge Capture Specialist - Children's Hospital in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Charge Capture Specialist (Childrens Hosp Dev, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Collaborate with revenue integrity and other charge capture specialists to define principles of correct charging based on knowledge of coding procedures and health system standards.

  • Act as liason between HIS, Finance and assigned areas at Providence, to maintain accurate patient records and ensure charges are accurately captured.

  • Work with the Finance department to ensure proper coding of charges.

  • Actively plan for maximum charge capture and reimbursement with management and Finance staff on an on-going basis.

  • Proactively looks for ways to increase revenue by ensuring all procedures are billed timely and coded correctly.

  • Review HIS coding spreadsheet to ensure CPT codes have been appropriately assigned.

  • Organize and expedite the flow of department communications. Prepare, transmit, and track routine correspondence. Review and respond to incoming communications. Screen, prioritize, and perform follow up as required.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 2AAPC certification as professional medical coder. Must be attained within 2 years of hire into position.

  • Four (4) years of Administrative experience

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Secretarial Sciences and Personal Computers

  • Two (2) years of experience in a medical setting dealing with charge masters, billing, and coding.

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Coding

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 271785

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