1+ months

Senior Medical Coder Tampa - 912459

Tampa, FL 33602
  • Job Code
    912459

Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your lifes best work.(sm)

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Provide back-up to the Manager as needed during absence
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  • Facilitate education sessions for Primary Care Physicians, Physician Business Managers, and Network coordinators including but not limited to RAPS University
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  • Upload and maintain frequently asked questions on the company SharePoint site
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  • Analyze progress notes and documentation sent by providers for validation following CMS guidelines and ICD-10 Coding Manual guidelines and enters final results into appropriate tab of the DataRAP database
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  • Perform validations consistent with established departmental goals
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  • Provide clear communication, with use of DataRAP application, through query to PCP on documentation not meeting standard as identified by no plan
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  • Ensure accuracy of entry by comparing to outcome of diagnoses on eAttestation post validations entry
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  • Provide coding support to the DataRAP Clinical Coding nurses, medical coding analysts and to the providers participating in the DataRAP process
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  • Identity and report quality concerns and errors
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You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
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  • CPC certification or ability to obtain one within 9months from the American Academy of Professional Coders
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  • 5+ years of coding experience
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  • Experience working directly with providers particularly in training on coding
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  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
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  • Knowledge of ICD-10 CM guidelines and coding
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  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained
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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • 6+ years of coding experience
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  • 1+ years of serving in lead capacity
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Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 380,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job Keywords:Medical coder, CPC, DataRAP, ICD-10, Coder, Risk Adjustment, Education, Microsoft office, Managed Care, Provider offices, Travel, Tampa, FL, Florida

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Posted: 2021-03-09 Expires: 2021-05-07

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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