The impact of the coding function on the reimbursement and cash flow of the medical center is considerable.  Submission of quality data as required by State and National regulatory and accrediting bodies has major impact on MMC reputation and prominence in the health care industry.  The Sr. Medical Audit Analyst -- IP is responsible for the accuracy, consistency and quality of coding using recognized disease and procedure coding classifications (ICD-10, ICD-O, CPT- 4 HCPCS etc.) Evaluate correct sequencing of codes to ensure appropriate billing and reimbursement.  Evaluate reason for SMART edits.  Correct and update as required. Understand the role of coding based on Chart Review versus Charge Master assignment.  Conduct performance improvement activities regarding coding accuracy, completeness, data quality and integrity;  identify issues in correct sequencing of codes and assignment of grouper payment methodology,Collaborate with physician, nursing and other clinical staff and review agencies on responses to denials, and other issues and to obtain clarification on documentation of  clinical care.    Provide guidance and coaching to staff as required.   




High School Diploma/GED required.

Candidates for this position must have satisfactorily completed a course in Coding using ICD -10CM, ICD-10 PCS and  CPT4 and other applicable disease and procedure coding classifications AND must have experience coding, reviewing and abstracting records for patients in all levels of care in a complex health care environment such as Montefiore.  
Three(3) to five(5) years  related experience. Experience in HIM preferred.
Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of coding techniques and be familiar with reviewing medical records in an electronic environment.
Critical thinking and excellent communication skills 
Certification required RHIA RHIT CCS /CCS-P /CPC 


Department: Health Information Management Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: TARRYTOWN  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 555 South Broadway, Tarrytown
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 218479 Salary Range/Pay Rate: $84,000.00 - $112,000.00    


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