Corporate Outpatient Coding Manager (Remote based in US)
Internal Number: 2205012650
The Corporate Outpatient Coding Manager functions under the direction of the Director of Corporate Coding. Provides regional coding management oversight of coding operations for multiple Tenet Hospitals/Markets. Responsible for mentoring Corporate Coding Supervisors or Leads, Coders, DNFC Specialists, and Coding Coordinators in their roles and perform coding education and training orientation in collaboration with the Director of Coding. Performs coding quality reviews and tracks, trends, and manages coding quality performance to Tenet standard. In addition, the Regional Corporate Coding Manager ensures all facilities are properly staffed and productive in order to meet and sustain Tenet DNFC goal. Position will support Tenet/USPI corporate located in Texas.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs coding quality reviews and tracks, trends, and manages coding quality performance to Tenet standard.
Responsible for the scheduling of Coders, DNFC Specialists, Leads, and Coding Coordinators to ensure metrics for coder productivity and DNFC are met.
Responsible for ensuring coding team meets and maintains the Tenet standard for coding quality. Provides performance management/corrective action for productivity and quality to all direct reports.
Responsible for mentoring Corporate Coding Supervisors or Leads, Coders, DNFC Specialists, and Coding Coordinators in their roles and perform coding education and training orientation in collaboration with the Director of Coding.
Attends facility DNFC/B meetings and reports on DNFC performance. Accountable for DNFC performance, reporting, and follow-up to leadership.
Associates Degree in Health Information Management or associated healthcare field of study.
Minimum of four years of outpatient coding experience.
One year of coding leadership experience.
RHIT and/or CCS credential.
Thorough knowledge of ICD- 10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding principles associated with Official Coding Guidelines and regulatory requirements. Working knowledge of disease processes, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, and knowledge of DRG classification and reimbursement structure.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with encoders and computerized abstracting systems.
Coding proficiency demonstrated by successful completion of Tenet coding exercise.
Organizational skills for initiation and maintenance of efficient workflow.
Capacity to work independently.
Ability to travel up to 10%.
Bachelorâ��s Degree in Health Information Management or associated healthcare field of study.
Five or more years of outpatient coding experience.
Five or more years of directly leading large coding teams in a complex health system.
RHIA and CCS
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Primary Location: California
Facility: 984-Fort Lauderdale, FL
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.