The coding audit & educator performs physician and coder audits to verify accuracy of submitted codes based on documentation. Identifies trends and educational opportunities to improve processing, coding, and documentation. May provide education to physicians and/or coders based on audit findings. May also serve on coding related committees.
Use appropriate code books, tools, and automated coding systems to determine appropriate codes based upon documentation.
Performs physician and coder audits using standardized tools and completes within given timeframes.
Summarizes audit findings into reports.
Position is partially remote. Associate must be available for periodic local travel to provide onsite education when needed in Grand Junction, CO.