The team member performs highly technical and specialized functions. The Coding Supervisor handles the day-to-day operations of the Coding Department – including personnel issues, process flows, and coding deadlines – in order to ensure proper financial reimbursement. The Coding Supervisor possesses above average analytical skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, problem-solving skills, self-motivation, and the ability to make decisions using available data. The coding function is a primary source for data and information used in health care today, and promotes provider/patient continuity, accurate database information, and the ability to optimize reimbursement. The coding function also ensures compliance with established coding guidelines, third party reimbursement policies, regulations and accreditation guidelines.
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