Coding Auditor

Join UASI today and work with the top HIM experts in the industry. We are currently seeking an experienced Coding Auditor to perform Inpatient and Outpatient Coding Audits and Review Services to client sites remotely from a home office. Additional responsibilities include:
 

  • Work with clients performing coding audit and/or review services on a variety of Inpatient and Outpatient facility record types 
  • Identify trends based on coding audit and review findings and formulate recommendations for corrective action plans
  • Perform necessary research to provide to the client to support findings.  Examples of this research include online searches, pulling CMS transmittals and program memorandums
  • Provide in-service education to clients on specific coding trends identified, as requested
  • Assist in the design and presentation of educational seminars to clients and staff
  • Work with other members of the HIM Consulting Division on Senior Level Projects such as ICD-10 assessment and analysis, development of tools to assist in the audit process, development of education for staff, develop coding test material for applicants and develop coding content for short articles with coding advice for clients

The ideal candidate will be flexible, detail-oriented, have the ability to work independently, quality conscious and be able to adapt well to change. Additional qualifications include:
 

  • RHIA, RHIT or CCS certification
  • 3-5 years’ minimum experience performing Inpatient and Outpatient facility audits and reviews in addition to previous coding experience
  • Initiative to perform research to maintain a high level of knowledge and skill
  • Ability to remain impartial and objective in finalizing and presenting audit findings
  • Strong computer skills including the ability to utilize UASI audit software and the ability to transfer files in a secure manner in compliance with HIPAA policies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate with confidence on site and via webinar/conference calls

UASI is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.