Supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. The Charge Master Analyst is responsible for the integrity of the Charge Description Master (CDM). Reviews CDM requests for accuracy and ensures compliant charge capture. Performs research and project activity to ensure approved methodology, consistency in pricing, descriptions, and accurate coding across facilities. Communicates with consultants and vendors; providing supporting analysis for any new software releases, enhancements, and revenue producing methodologies. The work effort includes processing file transfers between systems; researching, writing, and producing reports; assuring prompt response to a wide range of inquiries including external entities.
Minimum Qualifications Required
Education:Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Experience: Three years experience in medical coding, hospital/ambulatory site or directly related field required.
High degree of skill with personal computers, mainframe computer systems, database organization and structure preferred, with proficiency in Excel and Access.
Licensure, certification, and/or registration:COC, CPC, CCSor RHIT preferred. EPIC Resolute Hospital Billing Charge Capture and CDM proficiency exam taken or completed preferred.
Other Minimum Qualifications: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in order to converse with staff and department management. Exhibit strong organizational and time management skills. Must be self-motivated and have the ability to conduct meetings, educate others and defend policies and procedures. Manual dexterity is required to operate general office equipment. Visual perception and reasoning necessary to accurately scan and interpret accounts/medical records, guidelines and policies. Must be able to work independently and use good judgment when making decisions and recommendations regarding charging/documentation practices.
Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic
Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.
As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.
Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
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Carilion is a Drug-Free Workplace
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.