Job Details

Clerical Specialist - Administrative

Company name
Starr Athens Family Practice LLC

Athens, TN, United States

Employment Type

Administrative, It

Posted on
Jan 08,2019

Valid Through
Apr 23,2019

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Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

Assigns accurate CPT/HCPCS codes to records, using compliant documentation.

Applies knowledge of Coding Guidelines to select the appropriate diagnosis code.

Uses available research and reference tools to understand the disease process and diagnosis. 

Interprets physician documentation within the coding guidelines for accurate code assignment.

Enhances coding knowledge and skills with continuing education activities as described in HIM.COD.003 policy and by reviewing pertinent literature. 

Completes payment posting and creates daily bank deposits tracking EFT’s, ERA’s and payments made over the phone.

Routine follow-up on past due accounts (commercial insurance, private pay, and industrial).

Submits electronic claims daily and paper as needed. 

Timely follow up of insurance denials and appeals.



High school diploma or equivalent is required.

Associate’s degree in Health Information Technology or related field is preferred.

Must have thorough understanding of ICD-10 Official Coding Guidelines for Coding and Reporting and AHA Coding Clinic; HCPCS/CPT coding systems and CPT Assistant and Coding Clinic for HCPCS guidelines; Medicare Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS), and Ambulatory Payment Classification (APC).

Has knowledge of and abides by HIM.COD policies.

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. ','Please select a valid job field','Tennessee-Athens','','Full-time','Day Job','Clerical Specialist - Administrative

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Starr Athens Family Practice LLC

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