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DIRECTOR, CODING in San Diego, CA at Scripps Corporate Admin Services

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

Change Lives, Starting with Yours 
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates.  So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
For the second year in a row, U.S. News & World Report has rated Scripps Health as No. 1 in San Diego, No. 6 in California and among the best in the nation in multiple specialties.
As Director of Hospital and Professional Billing Coding,
  • You will oversee system wide coding service operations ensuring accurate and timely management of all uncoded accounts.
  • You'll monitor education, productivity, and quality consistent with coding practices complaint with Scripps optimized practices.
  • Be responsible for current compliance activities, identifying areas of high risk, and evaluating risk factors in coding and documentation practices.
  • In partnership with appropriate personnel, develop and implement standardized, organization-wide coding guidelines and documentation requirements and develop and implement training and educational programs for physicians and coders
  • Play an integral role in overseeing all regulatory changes for coding and reimbursement and communicates those changes to all coding staff.

This is a Full Time - Salaried - Leadership position located in Rancho Bernardo.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree in healthcare field.
  • Minimum 5 years direct supervision of hospital coding.
  • ICD10 coding experience.
  • Hospital billing and professional billing experience required.
Required Certification/Registration:
  • RHIA, or RHIT, CCS credentialed.
  • Epic coding module certification.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Master's degree.
Keywords:  Epic, hospital coding, ICD10 coding

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.