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Medical Coder Optum Healthcare Las Vegas - 936007

Las Vegas, NV 89101
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    936007

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

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For you, its all about the details. Because you understand that getting everything exactly right ultimately helps people live healthier lives. Here at UnitedHealth Group, we couldnt agree more. If you want to play a role in inventing the future of health care, here's your opportunity. Join us today.

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Receive assigned medical charts to code
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  • Review medical charts electronically
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  • Abstract and code diagnosis and documentation information
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  • Research and resolve coding projects
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  • Ability to manage significant work load, and to work efficiently under pressure meeting established deadlines with minimal supervision
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  • Perform ongoing analysis of medical record charts for the appropriate coding compliance
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  • The key challenge of this role centers around your ability to work quickly, accurately and independently
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Youll need to meet daily production goals and a quality goal of 95% accuracy rate every month. Extensive use of electronic medical records in an ICD-10 environment is also required.

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Youll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • High school education or GED
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  • Basic Microsoft office skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
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  • 1+ years experience in medical coding
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  • AAPC or AHIMA certified medical coder with a minimum of CPC credential and not limited to CRC, CPC-P, CCS and COC; RHIT or RHIA (no CPC-A)
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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • Facility-based coding
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  • Multi-specialty, OB/GYN, surgical, anesthesia, ortho coding experience
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  • Experience with Evaluation and Management (E/M) coding and auditing
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  • Facility-based coding
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  • Pro-fee Coding
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  • Multi-specialty, OB/GYN, surgical, anesthesia, ortho coding experience
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  • Experience with Evaluation and Management (E/M) coding and auditing
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If youre eager to bring your contribution to a new level every day, heres your opportunity to do your lifes best work.(sm)

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Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job Keywords: Optum, Las Vegas, Medical Coder, coding, AAPC, AHIMA, CRC, CPC-P, CCS and COC; RHIT or RHIA, Facility-based coding, Multi-specialty, OB/GYN, surgical, anesthesia, ortho coding experience, Evaluation and Management (E/M) coding and auditing

Posted: 2021-07-09 Expires: 2021-08-08

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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