WellStar Health Systems Certified Coder- Senior Charge Management Specialist in Marietta, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Senior Charge Management Specialist is responsible for overseeing the charging and reimbursement process for assigned practices and performing outreach at the practice level to strengthen partnerships between revenue cycle and practice operations. He/she acts as a liaision between the Medical Group Business Office (including, but not limited to: Claims, Account Resolution, Revenue Cycle Reporting Analysts) and Physician Practices for issues related to charge entry, charge review and denial management. The Senior Charge Management Specialist gathers information, prepares and presents reports on key revenue cycle metric trends. The Senior Charge Management Specialist uses analytical skills to research payer denials and translates this information into Charge Review edits that will be used to prevent future denials. Incumbent will prepare and provide communication to ensure the competence of Charge Capture Specialists, Providers and other staff in revenue cycle functions. The Senior Charge Management Specialist will work closely with key stakeholders in Clinical Informatics, Coding Compliance and Clinical Documentation Improvement to maximize reimbursement for all services provided by Wellstar Medical Group.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : High school diploma or equivalent from accrediated institution required. Bachelor’s degree in Health Information, Healthcare, Business or Medical Office Administration preferred.

Required Minimum Experience : Three to Five Years Healthcare Account Resolution experience or two years experience in physician billing.

Required Minimum Certification : Professional coding certification required (CPC through AAPC or CCS-P through AHIMA).

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Medical Group Billing Office

Facility WellStar Medical Group

Category WellStar Medical Group

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia