Through UnitedHealth Group's family of businesses, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant and built for speed.Optum offers the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Health care isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. Because of this, hospitals and health care organizations continue to adapt, and we are a vital part of its evolution. If you're looking for a better place to use your passion, your ideas and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)Statement of the Job: Facility & Hospital coding & auditing of medical charts for different specialties through the understanding of thorough medical terminology, Inpatient & Outpatient guidelines, Language of Medicine, AMA guidelines, anatomy, physiology and procedures and assigning the appropriate CPT, and ICD- 10 CM and special access codes based on medical documentation. Associate the diagnosis codes to the appropriate procedure codes (CPT) and sequence the codes in such a way as to insure proper reimbursementSpecialization on expertise on Inpatient / Observation / ED / Surgery coding training level capabilityThorough understanding and experience in delivery of work per SLAs, maintain client confidence, improvement in process standards, and efficiencyAuditing all chart types from Inpatient to Outpatient - facility coding and maintain high standard quality of 98Training and coaching capabilityPrimary Responsibilities:Identifying Training needs and resolving domain queries on floorAudit the charts of the coders on an ongoing basisRCA and knowledge disseminationProject Execution in terms of domain supportConducting Specialty training for experienced coders into other specialties
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.
- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities.
- We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care t...hey need at an affordable price.
- We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.