Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
This position will oversee the daily operations of medical, dental, behavioral and chemical dependency coding team. This role is responsible for the management and supervision of the Medical Coding Specialists, development and maintenance of a comprehensive coding education program as well as coordinating Quality Assurance Reviews and compliance audits.
The role conducts independent and collaborative audits according to the compliance work plan and develops appropriate documentation to support audit work performed. Provides feedback from audit results for documentation and coding quality improvement. In addition, this role is responsible for developing an educational pathway for Providers, and Medical Coding Specialists. This role will work closely with the Revenue Cycle Manager to drive in “front end” workflows and business processes. Also, works closely with EMR specialists to ensure standardization and workflow consistency/compliance. Performs work of considerable difficulty and works in a highly independent role.
Scheduled Hours: 40 hours a week
Note: This is not a remote position.