University Of Colorado Medicine Medical Coding Supervisor- Surgery in Aurora, Colorado
University of Colorado Medicine (CU Medicine) is dedicated to providinghealthcare and administrative support to the University Of Colorado School OfMedicine's nearly 3,000 providers. We are seeking a highly motivatedMedical Coding Supervisor to take on a leadership role and support theSurgical Coding team.The Medical Coding Supervisor will oversee the work of all assigned codingstaff. The individual in this position will support varying operational andspecial projects to improve the overall timeliness and efficiency of CUMedicine charge processing and the overall effectiveness of the staff.Duties include but are not limited to: Communicate effectively with physicians and administration regardingbilling, coding, DOS/DOP, and any other concerns the departments may have. Provide direction and leadership to assigned medical coding staff on adaily basis, including responding to questions regarding coding, workflow, systems and policy. Identify issues that need new or revised policies and procedures orsystem updates and draft plans accordingly. Utilize billing system and other reports to identify and respond tobilling issues or compliance concerns. Monitor data entry flow and identify backlogs and training needs. Handle requests from faculty, hospital personnel or CU Medicine staffregarding issues that need immediate attention. Manage staff schedules to ensure backup coverage is available to CodingServices during personnel shortages, extended leaves, vacations or backlogs. Perform other duties and assist with projects as assigned.Requires CPC certification or equivalent and a minimum of 3 years codingexperience, preferably in a multi-specialty and/or surgical codingenvironment. Prior supervisory experience in a professional healthcareenvironment is highly preferred. Must have excellent communication skills,be able to work independently, demonstrate critical thinking skills and havethe desire to work in a team environment. Prior experience in a largeEMR/Billing system is required; preference may be given to individualswith prior GE Centricity Billing system and/or Epic EMR experience.TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please visit our website at www.CUMedicine.us.Reference job #432. All applications MUST be submitted via our website.CU Medicine is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for ourstaff and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct backgroundinvestigations for all prospective employees prior to their employment.Additionally, drug and health screenings may be required for some positions. We are an equal opportunity employer.CU Medicine supports a Tobacco Free Workplace Environment which prohibitssmoking and the use of tobacco products on CU Medicine property, AnschutzMedical Campus and adjacent business locations.