Professional Fee CPT coding (Physician Coding) Remote. Inpatient and Outpatient Teaching Physician Setting. Area of Specialty: Interventional Radiology (Cardiac Catheterization, Coronary Stenting, Vascular Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures, Use of 2010 CPT codes and new 2011 CPT codes, Central Venous Access Procedures). Cardiothoracic Surgery. Orthopedic Coding (Arthroscopy, Trauma Surgery, Hand surgery, Foot surgery). General Surgery (Plastic Surgery, Gastrointestional Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Trauma Surgery, General Procedures). GU Surgery. ENT Surgery. Endoscopy Coding. ICD-9-CM diagnosis coding to support procedures performed and link appropriate diagnosis to the CPT code.
Must have extensive experience in coding all of the above procedures. Correct use of appropriate modifiers is a must. Must be able to adapt to payor specific coding requirements. Understand teaching physician guidelines. Must be able to understand and use the Physician fee schedule. Must be able to understand and follow the NCCI policy manual and edits. Must be able to understand the surgical global period and complication coding. Must be able to understand LCD policies for certain procedures and use appropriate modifier if required.
Based on experience