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Outpatient Coding Manager/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Outpatient Coding Manager/UKHC
Requisition Number RE34529
Working Title Outpatient Coding Manager/UKHC
Department Name H4021: Revenue Management - Coding & Documentation
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 12
Salary Range $62,400-111,634/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
BA
Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience
5 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
RHIT, RHIA
Physical Requirements
This position may require sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods and performing repetitive motion.
Shift
Primarily Monday through Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm with occasional evenings and weekends per departmental needs.
Job Summary
UKHC is seeking an Outpatient Coding Manager to provide day-to-day oversight of coding operations within Revenue Management – Coding & Documentation and ensure quality and productivity requirements are maintained. Primary duties will include monitoring productivity and ensure compliance with outpatient coding job competencies, supervising primarily remote staff including training, coaching, evaluating employees and time system tracking including approving schedules and vacation time. Additionally, this position will perform annual evaluations on staff under their supervision and train, orient, and in-service all new employees on departmental processes.
This is a fully remote work position.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
RHIA or RHIT credentials required. Previous hospital outpatient coding and management experience preferred.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience
RHIA or RHIT credentials required. Previous hospital outpatient coding and management experience preferred.
Deadline to Apply 07/13/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2022-06-14 Expires: 2022-07-14

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