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Providence Associate Coding Analyst in Beaverton, Oregon

Description:

Associate Coding Analyst l

This position will be remote and may pivot to a hybrid model in 2022 working a combination of in office and remote. We are seeking candidates that are available in commute distance to the office in Beaverton, OR.

The Coding Analyst is responsible for detailed diagnostic coding associated with Risk Adjustment and HCC Coding. This impacts revenue and CMS compliance with the coordination of technically detailed coding applications that impacts operations, programmatic and information systems, as well as contracted providers. Coding analyst will have a comprehensive understanding of ICD-10 and other types of coding to Health Plan, contracted facilities, and providers. This includes the identification and researching of provider diagnostic coding issues, medical record review, documentation standards and identifying and offering education in relation to provider coding errors. Coding analyst will be in an advisory role in development of Health Plan Payment Rules to risk adjustment.

MAJOR CHALLENGES:

  • Maintaining credibility with Providers for coding rules and applications.

  • Integrating coding applications into the changing environment of the Health Plans.

  • Managing multiple priories efficiently and effectively.

  • Working and communicating effectively with all Plan departments and levels of personnel, providers, provider office staffs, and hospital staff.

  • Distributing the work load over the course of the year.

  • Coordinating workload to meet multiple and varying deadlines.

  • Staying current with frequently changing coding rules and regulations, accrediting bodies, et al and determining when these changes impact Health Plan operations.

Patient Population Served: Not Applicable

Qualifications:

Required qualifications:

  • 1 year Experience working within a healthcare provider organization or health insurance company

  • Demonstrated experience in project completion, educational program development and/or group presentation

  • Computer experience

  • Demonstrated organization and problem-solving ability

  • Current certification as a professional coder is required

  • Current certification as CRC is required or must be willing to obtain CRC within 1 year of hire

  • The addition of CCS-P, CCS-H, CPC-P and CPC-H certification is desirable

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally, and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Coding

Location: Oregon-Beaverton

Other Location(s): Oregon

Req ID: 354220