Progressive Medical Coder II - Albany, NY in Albany, New York

Medical Coder II – Albany, NY

This position makes adjustments to medical bills with complex coding issues. Discusses the more complex coding issues with providers. Supports and trains less experienced coders.

Working as a Medical Coder, you will be responsible for processing, coding and payment of medical bills on low to moderate complexity claims.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Enter medical billing information into medical audit system (ICD9 diagnosis codes, CPT4 procedure codes)

  • Ensure billing codes correspond accurately with the claim notes

  • Apply all applicable fee schedule and coding rules, making appropriate adjustments where applicable

  • Provide fee schedule reimbursement date for subrogation claims

  • Ensure AOB (Assignment of Benefits) has been submitted to provider

  • Answer incoming calls from customers, providers, billing offices or attorneys; providing timely responses to their claims inquiries.

  • Providing timely bill processing

  • Sort incoming bills by coder and distribute accordingly.

  • Review unmatched bills and correctly identifying the claim

  • Mail EOB (Explanation of Benefits) statements to providers

Salary: $36,000 - $40,000

Schedule: Monday - Friday from 8 - 5 or 9 - 6

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • H. S. Diploma or GED

  • Strong data entry skills, communication & customer service skills

  • Prior CPT-4 and ICD-9 coding experience preferred

  • Prior experience as a Medical Coder I or equivalent work

  • Solid PC skills

Job: *Claims

Title: Medical Coder II - Albany, NY

Location: New York-Albany

Requisition ID: 140637