The medical records coder is responsible for proper coding initiatives on Dental surgeries by Oral surgeons performed in operating rooms.


Job Responsibilities

-All dental coding initiatives and fee schedules

-Supporting Oral Surgeons with coding in-office and O.R procedure needs

-Follow up on insurance for accuracy and compliance with plan contracts

-Claim denials and reporting

-Handling Predeterminations/ Pre-authorizations processes and Workqueues

-Reconcile surgical claims to ensure 100% charge entry submission

-Assist with billing special projects



-Associates degree

-Medical Biller certification and/or medical coder certification

-Some knowledge of dental coding experience with oral surgery

-Knowledge of ICD-10, CPT, CDT coding and methodology for Dentistry in a hospital or physician practice environment

-Understanding of Medicaid, Medicare and commercial plan practices

-Experience with dental IT systems: QSI, CPS, EPIC, NEA, VIATRACK or EDR system/ clearinghouse and plan eligibility portals


Department: Dentistry Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3307 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 213389 Salary Range/Pay Rate:   $30.47 


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