Department Name: H4021: Revenue Management - Coding & Documentation
The Revenue Management department is seeking a Health Data Analyst to support the department's mission of providing timely and compiled information to clinicians and other ancillary personnel in support of education and legal requirements. This position supports reducing accounts receivable, and will be responsible for coding, abstracting, and compliance, as well as providing exceptional customer service. Essential duties include analyzing outpatient clinical documentation and diagnostic results as appropriate to extract data and apply appropriate ICD-10-CM, CPT-4, HCPCS and modifier codes for hospital reimbursement; assigning diagnosis/es and procedures supported by the health record documentation; and abstracting, coding and assigning necessary demographic and clinical data elements required for outpatient records. This position will also communicate with medical staff, hospital and clinic staff, and external representatives in relation to coding functions and documentation requirements, as well as meet daily, weekly and monthly Accounts Receivable goals set by department administration.
Extensive background in medical terminology; human anatomy & physiology; ICD-9CM and CPT-4; and typing and technical skills.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
CCS, CCA, RHIT, RHIA, CPC or CCS-P
RHIA and/or RHIT certification(s) preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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