Georgia Employer MEDICAL CODER (RISK ADJUSTMENT/HCC) in Atlanta, Georgia
Transforming the future of healthcare isn't something we take lightly. It takes teams of the best and the brightest, working together to make an impact.As one of the largest healthcare technology companies in the U.S., we are a catalyst to accelerate the journey toward improved lives and healthier communities.Here at Change Healthcare, we're using our influence to drive positive changes across the industry, and we want motivated and passionate people like you to help us continue to bring new and innovative ideas to life.If you're ready to embrace your passion and do what you love with a company that's committed to supporting your future, then you belong at Change Healthcare.Pursue purpose. Champion innovation. Earn trust. Be agile. Include all.Empower Your Future. Make a Difference.Extensive knowledge of ICD-10-CM and ICD-9-CM diagnosis coding, including guidelines, Coding Clinic and other industry reference sources;* Strong clinical knowledge related to chronic illness diagnoses;* Excellent understanding of clinical documentation requirements in order to support an active diagnosis;* Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy & physiology, and medical prescription & over-the-counter drugs used to treat conditions required;* Exemplary attention to detail and critical thinking skills;* Ability to meet or exceed charts per hour productivity based on project type* Ability to maintain a minimum quality assurance (QA) score of 95% or higher;* Excellent knowledge of medical record review and abstraction;* Ability to work remotely with minimal supervision;* Commitment to meet tight deadlines;* Outstanding proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (including Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook);* Ability to quickly learn/adapt to new data entry and medical billing & coding software applications, as necessary;* Access to high-speed internet, and use of company issued computer and phone equipment required.EDUCATION :* Current coding certification by the AAPC and/or AHIMA required;* Active RN or LPN license a plus;* AAPC CRC certification a plus;* CRC preferred;* A minimum of one year HEDIS abstraction experience preferred;* A minimum of one year coding experience in risk adjustment, ProFee and/or outpatient coding required.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS :* Physical Activities - While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk;* Weight Lifted/Force Exerted - The employee's job does not require weight to be lifted or force exerted;* Vision Requirements - Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus;* Ability to be flexible with working hours based on business or operational needs, as determined by management;* Other duties as assigned.Join our team today where we are creating a better coordinated, increasingly collaborative, and more efficient healthcare system!Change Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at Change Healthcare is based upon your individual merit and qualifications. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, protected veteran status or disability, genetic characteristic, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. We will also make all reasonable accommodations to meet our obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and state disability laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.