Aspire Health is the largest non-hospice, community-based palliative care provider in the country. Aspire specializes in providing an extra layer of support to patients facing a serious illness through an innovative palliative care program focused on caring for patients in their homes and outpatient clinics. Aspire clinicians (e.g., physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, social workers and chaplains) are experts in providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness; helping patients and caregivers navigate the healthcare system; guiding patients and caregivers through difficult and complex treatment choices; and providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families.
Under supervision of the Coding Manager, the Coding Specialist will be responsible for analyzing patient charts and abstracting necessary information to assign codes which most accurately describes the documented diagnoses and procedures according to established guidelines through the electronic medical record. The candidate will determine the final diagnoses and procedures stated by the physician or other providers are valid and complete.
Training and Experience Required
Full-time compensation is commensurate to compensation for similar positions in the region and is based on prior training and experience. Position also includes benefits.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
Main days/hours will be Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the office. However, there may frequent expected work on weeknight/weekends as needed.
This position will train onsite at the corporate office.
Travel is expected for this position for orientation.
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