Coding Mentor, Work from Home in Orange Park at Parallon

Date Posted: 9/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orange Park
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/20/2018

Job Description

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES
 
Helps to coordinate and direct the day-to-day coding educational activities. Facilitates and provides coding educational classes/presentations to coding staff, as required/when needed.  Responsibilities also include assisting the Coding management in root cause analysis of coding quality issues and preparing training documents to assist with coding quality action plans. The Parallon Coding Mentor may provide subject-matter expertise for the Coding Mentor and will assist with ongoing education initiatives.
 
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Responds to any ICD-10 coding-related questions from coding staff
  • Works with Parallon Coding Education Manager to design education plans
  • Monitors QA results to assist on root cause analysis and educational opportunities
  • Assists Coding departments with curriculum development
  • Performs an annual education needs assessment as input to the strategic coding education program and provides this assessment to the Parallon Coding Education Manager
  • Communicates ICD-10 topic and/or question trends to Parallon Coding Education Manager for global education
  • Distributes global education from the Parallon Coding Education Manager to coding staff
  • Facilitates and monitors ICD-10 knowledge comprehension of coding staff
  • Coaches and mentors coding staff as they develop and grow their ICD-10 coding skills
  • Provides skilled coding support through regularly scheduled coding meetings and as the need arises
  • Researches external sources for common coding trends and questions
  • Works on special projects as assigned
  • Applies adult learning concepts when developing, delivering or assisting others for educational programs
  • Provides high level of customer service
  • Practices and demonstrates adherence to the Company’s Code of Conduct and ethics philosophy and Company’s  Mission and Values
  • Completes other duties as assigned


Job Requirements



KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Communication - communicates clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
  • Customer orientation - establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
  • Interpersonal skills - able to work effectively with other employees, patients and external parties
  • Demonstrated experience in analysis and presentation of data required
  • Familiarity with various types and sources of health care information, including financial and patient level data files
  • Comfortable working independently, with experience working in a team environment
  • PC skills - demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required
  • Policies & Procedures - demonstrates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems


EDUCATION

  • Undergraduate degree required, Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred, ideally in areas such as Health Information Management
  • Relevant experience may substitute education preferences

EXPERIENCE
  • Proven work experience and knowledge in areas of coding and coding education

 
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE
  • Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)
  • Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Preferred


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