The Enterprise Coding Provider Educator is responsible for auditing OHSU Providers' and Residents' professional services documentation and coding, and supports the Providers, Departments and Divisions, Integrity, and Enterprise Coding in ensuring quality and accurate reporting of patient care and provider work through education, training, monitoring and feedback. This position works to ensure accurate and compliant documentation and coding standards are being consistently met.
The Enterprise Coding Provider Educator researches and evaluates coding and documentation regulations and guidelines and works in alignment with Integrity and Enterprise Coding to create and deliver consistent and compliant education and training to Providers, Residents, departments and divisions.
Associates degree in Healthcare, Business or related field plus 5 years of production coding experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience
Completed coding education and certification from an accredited institution such as AHIMA or AAPC (CPC, CPC-H, RHIT, RHIA)
Detailed knowledge of medical coding systems, procedures, and documentation requirements
Knowledge of auditing concepts and principles
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
5 years production coding experience
Ability to analyze and solve problems
Ability to develop and implement a training plan
Excellent oral, written, communication, and analytical skills
Ability to use independent judgment and to manage and impart confidential information.
Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Knowledge of legal, regulatory, and policy compliance issues related to medical coding procedures and documentation
Knowledge of current and developing issues and trends in medical coding procedures requirements
Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm