Truman Medical Centers Compliance Coding Specialist - Internal Audit (8:00am-4:30pm M-F) in Kansas City, Missouri

Compliance Coding Specialist - Internal Audit (8:00am-4:30pm M-F)

Tracking Code

14122-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers is a 600-bed, non-for-profit health system. Comprised of two campuses, Truman Medical Centers is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in the Jackson County / Kansas City metro area. Truman Medical Centers also serves as the primary teaching institution for the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC) Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy.

Truman Medical Centers Heath Sciences District is located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Health Sciences District represents a robust academic community, leading the forefront of biomedical research and entrepreneurship, employing cutting edge and award-winning technology, and delivering state-of-the-art evidence-based health care, with outstanding service excellence. Partnered with UMKC and Children’s Mercy Hospital, Truman Medical Centers serves as the cornerstone in educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners. Specializing in Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, with a fully-integrated Cath Lab, Truman Medical Centers is delivering the highest quality medical care for our patients with compassion, empathy, and unparalleled dedication to service.

Truman Medical Centers Lakewood is located between Kansas City and Lee’s Summit, Missouri, offering residents of Eastern Jackson County access to a modern community hospital with a continuum of outpatient services designed to meet the needs of families. Truman Medical Centers Lakewood specializes in high-risk maternal and child care, and serves as one of the few Kansas City metro area institutions accredited by The Joint Commission in Orthopedics and Palliative Care.

Supports the Corporate Compliance Program by conducting ongoing auditing and monitoring of coding, billing and documentation practices to assure accuracy and compliance with hospital policies and governmental regulations. Under the direction of the Director, Compliance & Audit Services, conduct medical audits related to compliance which requires clinical knowledge and experience to correctly interpret medical records and related information. Accept and execute assignments and administrative matters with a high degree of variance and confidentiality.

Required Skills

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Credentialed with RHIT, RHIA, CCS or CPC

  • At least five (5) years experience in inpatient or outpatient coding

  • Proficiency in personal computer applications, focus on Microsoft package

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with others

  • Independent judgment in investigation and preparation of documents

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in Health Information Management

  • Completion of an AHIMA accredited Health Information Management or Coding Program

  • Experience in conducting coding and billing audits

  • Experience in report design and creation

Job Location

Hospital Hill-Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

8:00AM - 4:30PM