Communicate in person, through query documents, via telephone with Physicians to improve or complete documentation necessary for appropriate coding compliance. Provide educational materials and seminars to physicians, coding staff, and other interested areas to improve chart documentation. Maintain a database of documentation completion statistics, including queries, and prepare reports on compliance quarterly to Administration, HIM management staff and Medical Staff senior management. Work with the Coding Quality Officer to ensure the coding staff are educated regarding new documentation requirements, new documents, and assist with clinical questions.
A combination of 5 years nursing, case management, or inpatient and outpatient coding experience with completion of compliance courses. Credentials: RN or LPN with coding experience preferred. CCS or RHIT/RHIA with extensive Coding/Compliance experience. Associate or Bachelor s degree preferred; high school diploma or equivalent required. Extensive knowledge of clinical disease processes.
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