Professional Fee Supervisor - Patient Business Services (90002121)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7058947 (Ref.No. 863-en_US)
Posted: August 8, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Purpose


Supervises professional fee staff and oversees the day-to-day operations of charge entry and coding. Abstracts professional services from medical records, operative reports and charge documents, and ensures that all services are recorded, documented and charged correctly.

Job Responsibilties
  • Oversees the work of professional fee staff in completing projects and assignments.
  • Abstracts and codes charges directly from the medical record.
  • Resolves coding and compliance issues and handles patient complaints and questions.
  • Applies appropriate codes with appropriate fees on billable clinical, hospital and surgical activities.
  • Ensures documentation compliance with regulations and guidelines.
  • Interprets operative reports and determines proper CPT code usage based on documentation.
  • Resolves claims identified by Medicode as coding exceptions.
  • Prepares recurring and ad hoc reports for management use.
  • Trains and orients new professional fee staff.
  • May assist in disseminating correct coding initiatives and other procedural changes made by Medicare, Medicaid, and other third party payers.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Required: High school diploma or GED.
  • Required: Five years of relevant experience.
  • Required: Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Certification

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.


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