Allscripts

Sr. Risk Adjustment Coder - Remote

Job Locations US-MD-Annapolis | US-IL-Chicago | US-NC-Raleigh | US-GA-Atlanta | US-MN-Minneapolis | US-TX-Dallas
Requisition ID
2020-25117
Posted Date
4 weeks ago(9/27/2020 8:00 PM)
Category
Other

Overview

Pulse8

 

 

About Pulse8, Inc.

Pulse8 is an innovative Healthcare Analytics and Technology Company that delivers visibility and transparency for Risk Adjustment and Quality Management programs.  We enable health plans and at-risk providers to achieve the greatest financial impact in the Health Insurance Exchange (HIX), Medicare Advantage, and Medicaid markets.  By combining advanced analytic methodologies with extensive health plan experience, Pulse8 has developed a suite of uniquely pragmatic solutions that are revolutionizing risk adjustment.  Pulse8’s flexible business intelligence tools offer real-time visibility into member and provider activities so our clients can apply the most cost-effective and appropriate interventions for closing gaps in documentation, coding, and quality. 


What's cool about working for Pulse8?
We're a close knit team of Healthcare and Technology experts dedicated to helping people live longer, healthier lives.  You'll get to help us design and build innovative solutions from the ground up and have the opportunity to do lots of interesting things in an entrepreneurial culture.  We offer competitive benefits and much, much more! 

 

Position Description

Assigns numeric diagnostic codes in medical records for symptoms, diseases, operations and treatment. The coding is used in clinical decision making and insurance and Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement.

 

This is a remote role.

Responsibilities

  • Accurately validate and abstract diagnosis codes from provider documentation in medical
  • Analyze and translate medical and clinical diagnoses, procedures, injuries, or illnesses into designated numerical codes, adhering to the CMS Risk Adjustment Models.
  • Follows state and federal regulations as well as internal policies and guidelines while analyzing coding information and medical records.
  • Knowledgeable of medical and clinical terminology, disease processes, and pharmacology.
  • Assists with validation audits, evaluates medical record documentation and ensures documentation accurately reflects and supports relevant coding.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance and overall quality and efficiency by utilizing strong working knowledge of coding standards.
  • Complete assignments according to established guidelines and schedules.
  • Mid-level support role.
  • Completes routine tasks under minimal supervision.
  • Typically requires at least 2 years of related experience.

Qualifications

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • AAPC or AHIMA coding certification required
  • Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) preferred

 

Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years coding experience
  • 1-3 years of Medicare Risk Adjustment Experience
  • ICD-10-CM proficient

 

Travel Requirements:

  • All Pulse 8 employees attend two company summits per year in various locations.

 

Working Arrangements:

  • Monday through Friday or as defined by assignment requirements
  • This is a remote/virtual position

 

Pulse8 is a stand-alone brand, fully owned by Allscripts, with its own C-level and senior leadership. When you work for Pulse8, you get the advantages and benefits of working with a large, public company with the innovative culture and direction and of a small, nimble company.

 

At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

 

Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

 

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