Coding Supervisor

UCLA HEALTH

Responsibilities
Take on an important leadership role with a world-class health provider. Ensure the delivery of consistently exceptional patient experiences. Take your career in an exciting new direction. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health.

As a Coding Supervisor, you will help develop, implement, and direct a comprehensive production workflow strategy for our Faculty Practice Group (FPG). This will involve policy maintenance/development and the monitoring of department activities. You will:

*      Manage certified professional coder team

*      Assess unit performance, productivity and effectiveness

*      Participate in incident response management

*      Educate staff on internal/external processes

*      Conduct annual performance evaluations

*      Collaborate with specialty directors, managers, and supervisors

*      Serve as contact for physician and leadership special requests

*      Ensure compliance with HIPAA guidelines

*      Conduct weekly staff meetings and 1:1 huddles

Qualifications
We’re seeking a self-directed, detail-oriented professional with:

*      CPC, HCC, CPMA or CHC certification preferred

*      Supervisory experience preferred

*      Experience developing curriculum and training materials

*      Detailed knowledge of medical terminology

*      Knowledge of ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS coding systems

*      Ability to accurately assign ICD-10 and CPT codes preferred

*      Knowledge of CMS and local carrier regulations and requirements

*      Revenue cycle familiarity a plus

*      In-depth understanding of medical record content

*      Knowledge of HIPAA requirements

*      Computer proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint

*      Excellent leadership, interpersonal and team building abilities

*      Strong communication, analytical and organizational skills

*      Thorough knowledge of Medicare/Medicare HMO coding guidelines

*      Ability to work effectively with third party vendors

*      In-depth knowledge of HCFA 1500 insurance claim preparation

*      Ability to deal with sensitive situations in a tactful and discreet manner

UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles. We’re also home to the David Geffen School of Medicine, an internationally-respected center of medical education and research. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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