This position safeguards the hospital's revenue and reputation, through the following activities:

  • Participates in external government audits, including:
    • NY Office of Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG)
    • Office of Inspector General (OIG)
    • Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU)
    • NY Attorney General (AG)
    • NY Department of Health (DOH)
    • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
    • National Government Services (NGS)
    • Medicaid Integrity Program Contractor (MIC)
    • Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC)
    • Zone Program Integrity Contractor (ZPIC)
    • Health Care Fraud Prevention and Enforcement Action Team (HEAT)
  • Communicates with external agencies regarding audits.
  • Participates in development of voluntary disclosures and repayments to federal and state agencies.
  • Coordinates, supervises, and performs medical record audits of documentation, coding and billing for technical and professional services, including:
    • CPT
    • ICD10
    • HCPCII
    • DRG
    • APC
    • APG
    • Modifiers
    • Teaching Physician Guidelines
    • Non-Physician Practitioner Documentation ( including “incident-to” guidelines)
    • Conducts audits of electronic and manual documentation, coding, and billing systems.
    • Develops formal audit reports of findings and recommendations, which are presented to senior management of applicable department, the Executive Compliance Committee and the Board of Trustees.
    • Conducts close-out meetings with senior management of applicable department.
    • Coordinates audit activities with Internal Audit, as necessary.
    • Identifies compliance risk areas and develops action plans accordingly.
    • Develops and coordinates analysis of encounter forms and documentation templates.
    • Audits and enforces compliance policies and procedures.
    • Develops and conducts documentation, coding and billing curriculum and education classes for 1,900 + physicians, allied health professionals, and coding and billing associates annually, including:
      • One-on-one education sessions based on audit findings
      • Topic-specific group education
      • Mandatory Compliance education
      • Compliance Monthly education calendar sessions
      • Grand Rounds
      • Monthly Faculty Meetings
    • Assists in development of risk areas and audit creation in MDaudit
    • Assists with distribution of all Medicare and DOH updates and code changes to the appropriate associates.
    • Facilitates responses to compliance-related inquiries (phone, e-mail, in-person)




Candidate must have a minimum of a bachelors degree. Masters or experience working with auditing/consulting company prefered, as well as certification/credential consistent with role and subject matter expertise (ability to obtain credential within one year of employment).

Applicable credentials include RHIA, CCS, CPC; compliance certification desirable but not required (CHC); desire/ability to obtain encouraged.

Minimum of 5 years background/experience and subject matter expertise in professional and/or hospital coding, billing and revenue cycle, as well as HIM operations required.

bBth professional and hospital inpatient and outpatient experience/subject matter expertise preferred.

Knowledge of state and federal documentation, coding and billing rules/regs.

Ability to engage/communicate with associates/leaders at all levels through health system.

Experience/proficiency in public speaking, leading group and individual educational sessions for providers, coders, billers, others; excellent writing and analytical skills.

HIghly organized with ability to independently conduct research and present findings/relay information to other departments/teams on various compliance, documentation, coding and finance related topics in order to support greater medical center and health system needs from a subject matter expertise perspective.

Demonstrated ability towork independently without much intervention.


Department: Compliance Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3349 Steuben Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 218139 Salary Range/Pay Rate: $69,000.00 - $92,000.00    


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