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Remote HCC Coding Team Lead

Scottsdale, Arizona
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Job Details

POSITION: Coding Services Team Lead
DEPARTMENT: Health Information Services
END: 12/31/2022

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Coding Services Team Leader remotely supervises a high-performing Coding Team. The Coding Services Team Leader assists the Coding Services Manager with daily activities to support Coding Services Operations. The Coding Services Team Leader is accountable for monitoring and maintaining daily schedules, trackers, and staff productivity. The Coding Services Team Leader collaborates in creating training materials and documentation for Centauri's software modules. The Coding Services Team Leader assists in coding of medical records as needed.

Role Responsibilities:
• Supervise a team of up to 12 remote coders for assigned coding projects and campaigns
• Build a collaborative and supportive working environment
• Monitor and maintain assigned coders' daily trackers and weekly schedules including PTO approvals and payroll related activities
• Monitor daily coder productivity and accuracy
• Assist Coding Services Supervisor with billing and invoice approvals and reconciliations for assigned coders where applicable
• Assist Coding Services Manager in completing and providing weekly coder report cards
• Assist in providing feedback and education to assigned coders based upon quality review
• Assist with coding of medical records as needed
• Handle other related duties as required or assigned
• Understand and agree to role-specific information security access and responsibilities
• Ensure safety and confidentiality of data and systems by adhering to the organizations information security policies
• Read, understand and agree to security policies and complete all annual security and compliance training
Required Knowledge:
• Experience in a fast-paced production environment
• Intermediate Microsoft Excel
• Risk Adjustment experience

Required Skills/Certification:
• 1+ year of experience in a similar leadership role
• 5+ years recent coding experience with at least 1 of those years in Risk Adjustment coding
• 5+ Year CRC (Certified Risk Adjustment Coder) Certification through AAPC as well as a current core coding credential through AHIMA or AAPC (RHIT, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CIC, etc.). NO CCA or CPC-A
• Strong Project Management competencies and experience
• Risk Adjustment experience
• Strong organizational skills
• Technical savvy with high level of competence in Microsoft products along with intermediate Excel skills
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to work independently in a remote environment
• High School Diploma Completion of an accredited medical coding program is highly desired, but not required

Compensation & Benefits:
• Pay: Hourly and on a weekly basis
• Health & Dental
• PTO, Sick Time, 6 paid holidays
• 401K, HAS
• Weekly Pay

AMN Healthcare Revenue Cycle Solutions:
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Becoming an AMN Healthcare nurse gives you the incredible opportunity to explore new cities, gain critical nursing career experience, and earn a highly competitive salary-but the perks don't stop there. There are many additional benefits to enjoy through travel nursing jobs, including:
Premium health benefits for you and your family
Access to the largest network of facilities and providers in the country
Industry-leading clinical team support
Licensure assistance
401k matching
Free CEUs
About the Company
At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.
Facility Overview
With its luxurious resorts, pampering spas, vibrant arts scene and year-round perfect weather, Scottsdale beckons travel nurses from near and far. Located in the heart of the beautiful Sonoran Desert, this is the place to soak up the sun, indulge in marathon shopping excursions and to savor stunning sunsets and breathtaking scenic vistas.
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  • Job Reference: 705566477-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: AMN HEALTHCARE
  • Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent