Description This position is located in the Health Information Management Department, Medical Services Abstracting Unit. Armstrong Building Mather Business Park.
Position Information Salary Range : $40.75 to $50.66 Salary Frequency : Hourly No. of Positions : 1 Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : 08 Hours Location : Mather Business Park City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : Yes
This is not an H1B opportunity.
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
Qualifications REQUIRED -AHIMA CCS-P certification -Working knowledge and experience abstracting and coding using ICD-10 and CPT-4 codes -Comprehensive knowledge of medical diagnostic and procedure terminology -Knowledge of disease processes, anatomy and physiology necessary for assigning accurate codes -Knowledge of Federal, State and local government regulations and requirements, which pertain to patient care information -Knowledge of third party payor reimbursement requirements and reimbursement methodologies -Excellent written and oral communication skills
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
Responsibilities The Patient Record Abstractor IV performs abstracting of medical services provided by UCDHS and affiliates. Identifies all billable services, CPT-4, ICD-10, and HCPCS codes for billing purposes to government agencies, insurance companies and patients. Responsible for the accuracy of above procedure and diagnosis coding relative to corresponding documentation and standards, ensuring compliance to all federal, state and carrier specific rules, regulations and requirements.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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