Coding Supervisor- Full Time

Open Date 8/28/2017
Division Reading Hospital
Description

The Professional Services Coding Supervisor is responsible for the direction and operation of Tower Health Medical Group professional provider coding education, coding reviews and procedural/surgical coding for outpatient and inpatient professional fee services. Key responsibilities include: direct supervision of coding staff; assessment and maintenance of established quality and productivity performances; development and implementation of coding processes, provider education/review to support accurate provider documentation, revenue cycle, reimbursement and data analysis / reporting functions. Collaborates with HIM Coding/CDI teams to provide a team centered process for clinical documentation/coding functions. Â


Position Requirements Education Requirements

BA or BS in Health Information Management, Healthcare or Related Field of Study.
Associate Degree: Health Information Management or Healthcare Coding/Reimbursement.
Combination of relevant education and experience may be considered in lieu of degree

Certification and Licensure Requirements
RHIA, RHIT or RN with CCS or CPC credential preferred
AHIMA CCS or AAPC CPC certification required

Experience
Demonstrated management in a similar capacity or position with in-depth and comprehensive knowledge of professional coding services related to E/M, CPT 4 procedures, CCI edits, HCC, ICD-10-CM guidelines and related revenue cycle/reimbursement methods. Experience will include: coding consultation/education to providers resulting in positive outcomes; provider coding/documentation education and training within a multi-specialty network; proven auditing and procedural coding skills for coding compliance; strong communication, analytical and investigative skills to define opportunities and maintain data integrity.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly 80

Reading Shift Day