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Charge Entry Associate - Temporary ONLY


10-12 week temporary assignment


This position is responsible for facilitating proper charge capture for all services delivered by the respective practice in accordance with standard billing policies and clinical documentation practice through the use of electronic health record systems. Identifies inconsistencies in medical reports and works with healthcare staff to improve charge capture and error correction. Follows compliant charge capture program and billing in accordance with Medicare, Medicaid, or Third Party payer guidelines. Other responsibilities include providing effective communication within the billing department, being a team player, and maintaining a safe, orderly office environment.

Education / Experience:

High school education or equivalent required. Preferred post-secondary education, i.e., Associate Degree in healthcare or business-related field. Two (2) years of coding and billing experience in a medical practice preferred. Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) preferred. Certified Professional Coder - hospital outpatient facility (CPC-H), Certified Coding Specialist – physician (CCS-P) or additional specialty medical coding certification preferred.

License / Certification: none

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Skill in the use of computers.

• Ability to effectively manage time and schedules with frequent interruption.

• Ability to monitor and/or maintain quality control standards.

• Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

• Knowledge of organizational structure, workflow and operating procedures.

• Federal, state and third party documentation and billing requirements.

• Inpatient / Outpatient coding (ICD-9, ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS, Revenue Codes, HCC).

• Ability to review and interpret medical record documentation.

• Demonstrate analytical and critical thinking skills.

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