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CODER-Certified (FT Days) -LVMG GI - (102101)

Universal Health Services
Henderson, NV 89015
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Independence Physician Management (IPM)was formed in June 2012 to be a separate and distinct physician management unit of Universal Health Services (UHS). IPM is dedicated to the acquisition, employment and recruitment of physicians in communities served by UHS acute care facilities. Additionally, we provide management and billing services to our behavioral health division. We are the comprehensive physician services arm of UHS providing expertise to both employed and independent physicians in our markets.

IPM is a wholly owned subsidiary of UHS and all management decisions and contracts are held directly with IPM and its subsidiaries. The mission is to provide superior patient care at our physician clinics through dedicated leadership responsible for all management oversight and contracting authority for our aligned physicians. The separate structure with committed practice management knowledge also provides liability protection from regulatory concerns and ensures appropriate relationships within our integrated networks. The end result is a division with focused expertise in the areas of practice management and development, managed care contracting and credentialing, strategic planning, financial and budgeting oversight, recruitment, on-boarding of new physicians and support services dedicated to the operational excellence of our employed practices.

Job Description:

Responsible for preparing statistical reports, coding diseases and operations according to accepted classification systems and maintaining indices according to established policies and procedures

Job Requirements

Education:Graduation from high school or equivalent. Graduate as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Certified Professional Coder (CPC), or a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) from an approved program by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)or the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Minimum of five (5) years direct work experience may be substituted for credentialing courses.

License/Certification:RHIT, RHIA, CCS or CPC preferred.

Technical Skills:Computer proficiency, analytical skills, ICD 9-CM/CPT coding knowledge.

Other:Demonstrated knowledge of coding procedures, extensive reimbursement system knowledge, written and verbal communication skills. Must possess knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology.


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-19

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CODER-Certified (FT Days) -LVMG GI - (102101)

Universal Health Services
Henderson, NV 89015

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