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HIT/HIM JOBS

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Each of the jobs listed below has a minimum education requirement, a Certificate, Associate in Applied Sciences,

or Bachelor of Science. As NC provides job opportunities for past graduates as well as new graduates,

some of the opportunities do not require job experience (suitable for new graduates), while others

are for more seasoned graduates and require years of experience in the field.

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1. Extra Help - Reimbursement Coding Specialist - Health Information Management

University of Illinois – Info & Apply

Location: 601 S Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607

Part-time

Summary of Job Description: Inpatient coder must have the ability to accurately assign ICD-10-CM/PCS codes to complex inpatient visits. Interprets medical documentation to determine the principal diagnosis and procedures codes. Inpatient coder must have the ability to assign the correct Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG) and All Patient Refined (APR-DRG) on inpatient accounts to ensure correct reimbursement; and more!

 

 

2. PAYMENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE

City of Chicago – Info & Apply

Location: 2006 East 95th Street, Chicago, IL 60617

$48,960 a year

Summary of Job Description: Provides information and responds to inquiries from customers regarding revenue ordinances, billings, fines, and penalties assessed for late payments, rights of appeal and payment procedures; Interviews customers to obtain information regarding billing or service complaints and questions; Reviews computerized account and payment history records to research complaints, provide information regarding payment status and makes adjustments to correct billing or payment discrepancies.

 

 

3. Physician / Surgical Claims Coding Specialist (Days- Local Remote)

The University of Chicago Medicine – Info & Apply

Location: 150 Harvester Dr Ste 300, Burr Ridge, IL 60527; Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Works directly with manager as assigned to charges from PHA providers for non-office based services, i.e. inpatient, outpatient surgery, dialysis and nursing home visits to facilitate charge entry, resolve coding and charging issues for all payers (NCCI, OCE, MUE, LCD, payer custom edits), including but not limited to denials and disputes; Serves as a charging/coding resource supporting physician’s/provider’s revenue capture. As such, organizes charge tickets for timely entry into EPIC; and more!

 

 

4. Revenue Cycle Financial Specialist (Local Remote, Days)

The University of Chicago Medicine – Info & Apply

Location: 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637; Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Responsible for ensuring that preauthorization’s/referrals and precertification’s are in completed in accordance with payor requirements and prior to the scheduled encounter. Work closely with the staff in the clinical areas to acquire necessary clinical information needed to complete authorization process; Manage the process of aiding patients and their representatives with securing reimbursement for Hospital and Physician services provided; and more!

 

 

5. Skilled Nursing Billing Specialist – Medicare and Third Party Billing

Cantata Adult Life Services – Info & Apply

Location: 8700 31st St, Brookfield, IL 60513; Hybrid work

Full-time; From $60,000 a year

Summary of Job Description: Understand Revenue Cycle Management (RCM); Utilize billing system in preparation for generating of the Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Third party UB4s; Receive and post payments in an accurate and timely manner; Serves as a resource for clients and family members regarding billing questions. Refers overdue accounts to collections. Drafts correspondence for standard past-due accounts and collections, identifies delinquent accounts by reviewing files, and contacts delinquent accountholders to request payment; and more!

6. Billing Specialist – Medicare and Third Party Billing

Cantata Adult Life Services (formerly The British Home) – Info & Apply

Location: 8700 31st St, Brookfield, IL 60513; Hybrid work

Full-time; From $60,000 a year

Summary of Job Description: We are seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Billing Specialist to join our team. As a Billing Specialist, you will be responsible for accurately processing and submitting medical claims, ensuring timely reimbursement from insurance companies, and maintaining accurate patient billing records. This is a crucial role in our organization as it directly impacts the financial health of our practice.

 

 

7. Medical Billing and Collections Specialist

DraftHire – Info & Apply

Location: Alsip, IL 60803

Full-time; $15 - $17 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Process billing for all payors, including correcting billing claim rejections; Work denials, aging, hold and convert to purchase reports for all payers; Download and post electronic payments and paper checks; Contact Medicare, Medicaid, Managed Care insurances & commercial insurance payers to resolve denials and questions that arise; Answer customer and employee inquiries; Assist in the training of billing staff; Process customer chart reviews; and more!

 

8. Medical Coding and Billing

Radius Foundation Inc – Info & Apply

Location: 11952 S Harlem Ave, Palos Heights, IL 60463

Part-time/Full-time; $16 - $19 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Medical coding and billing for Radius Foundation Inc, it is preferred that the person who apply have some experience. All past information that they have learned should be helpful to them.

 

9. Revenue Cycle Collector

Ambulatory Anesthesia Care – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL/ Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Appealing denials and underpayments; Requesting reconsideration for secondary provider claims processed out-of-network or specific codes processed incorrectly; Responding to requests for additional information, medical records, or other correspondence; Following up on unpaid or partially paid claims.

 

 

10. Revenue Cycle Specialist

Friend Health – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60615

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Daily essential duties and responsibilities, includes insurance verification, ticket review and claim submission, payment posting, claim follow up which includes claim research and resolution for resubmission. The Revenue Cycle Specialist will also work on other revenue cycle related task as needed which and may include data collection for UDS data reporting, Medicare and Medicaid credit balance reports, and 340B pharmacy revenue tracking.

 

 

11. Certified Medical Coder

Heart & Vascular Partners – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL/ Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Evaluates medical record documentation and charge-ticket coding to optimize reimbursement by ensuring that diagnostic and procedural codes and other documentation accurately reflects and supports outpatient visits and to ensure that data complies with legal standards and guidelines. Interprets medical information such as diseases or symptoms and diagnostic descriptions and procedures to accurately assign and sequence the correct ICD-10-CM and CPT codes; and more!

12. HIM Coder III

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago – Info & Apply

Location: 680 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Thorough review of inpatient encounter documentation for diagnoses, treatments, services. Performs daily coding and abstracting utilizing ICD-10 Code sets and DRG Grouping systems. Validates MS-DRG and APR-DRG assignment for appropriateness to encounter. Performs weekly coding of Inpatient Interim Bill Requests; Review of Clinical Documentation Specialists notes and queries to ensure capture of queried conditions. Validates admission diagnosis assignment and coordinates correction with Case Management personnel when appropriate. Identifies documentation issues that may lead to incorrect coding, billing, and quality metrics. Communicates issues to Clinical Documentation Specialists for clarification and/or resolution when appropriate.

 

13. Health Information Management (HIM) Coder - Hospital and Professional Coding – Remote

Rush University – Info & Apply

Location: 1653 WEST CONGRESS PARKWAY, Chicago, IL 60612; Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Assigns ICD-10-CM-PCS and/or CPT-4 diagnostic and procedure codes to patient charts with accuracy and attention to detail; Abstracts selected data items and enters in 3M encoder/Epic software with accuracy and attention to detail; Completes UHDDS data abstraction as required; Maintains a log of work performed; Completes other assigned duties as directed by management.

 

 

14. HIM Tech

West Suburban Medical Center, LLC – Info & Apply

Location: 3 Erie Court, Oak Park, IL 60302

Summary of Job Description: Demonstrates the WSMC Customer Service Values, which are key in providing quality service to patients and customers. Determines with interactions with physicians, which data from previous admission or encounters is necessary for current admission, and /or encounter; Provides data as needed for patient care, follow-up research and other uses such as third party reviews either through retrieval of data from various systems upon request of user staff or compiling, preparing, or mailing special requests for information; and more!

 

 

15. Claims Specialist

SkinCure Oncology – Info & Apply

Location: 200 S Frontage Rd, Burr Ridge, IL 60527; Hybrid Remote

Full-time; $21-$23 an hour

Summary of Job Description: *$1,000 sign-on bonus at 6 months* SkinCure Oncology is the national leader in the delivery of superficial radiation therapy services. We are currently recruiting for a full time Claims Integrity Specialist to join our team. SkinCure’s Claims Integrity Specialist will be responsible for the following: Responsible for the day-to-day A/R; Responsible for dealing with written and telephone inquiries from insurance companies as necessary; Research denials and submit appeals.

 

 

16. Specialty Coder Inpatient Academic – REMOTE

Advocate Aurora Health – Info & Apply

Location: Oak Brook, IL 60523; Remote

Summary of Job Description: Reviews all documentation from Qualified Medical Providers to assign all significant diagnosis based on guidelines. Additionally, all documentation from nurses must be reviewed, to assign correct codes based on AHA Coding Clinic such as wound care. Coder must understand the reimbursement rules and quality outcomes so diagnoses can be clarified for statistical, research, SOI/ROM severity, best DRG outcome and as well as accurate assignment of present on admission (POA) indicators. Codes cases utilizing a computerized encoding software system and completes abstraction for clinical data and non-clinical data elements for community and academic hospital sites. This position is responsible for reviewing all documentation in the patient record for accurate and complete code; and more!

 

 

17. DME Billing and Collections Representative

Doubek Medical Group – Info & Apply

Location: Alsip, IL 60803

Full-time; $15 - $17 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Process billing for all payors, including correcting billing claim rejection; Work denials, aging, open order, hold and convert-to-purchase reports for all payers; Download and post electronic payments; Contact Medicare, Medicaid and Third Party payers to resolve problems and questions that arise; Answer customer and employee inquiries; Assist in the training of billing staff; Process customer chart reviews; Perform monthly customer chart audit; Process and post all client and insurance payments; Process insurance and client refunds; Process and post prior approval requests and notifications; Work on Brightree Collections Dashboard; Call Patients with outstanding private balances to collect payment or set-up payment plan; Other duties as assigned.

18. Coding and Billing Coordinator

The University of Chicago – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Part-time

Summary of Job Description: Obtain appropriate reimbursement levels for professional services by reviewing and coding medical procedures, diagnoses, and physician visits. Analyze denial and rejection reports, and appeal wherever appropriate. Submit charges to UCPG in a timely manner. Work in collaboration with the team to provide guidance to faculty and staff on the charge capture and documentation processes. Educate physicians and support staff on coding issues, including issues related to fraud and abuse as it relates to coding/professional billing/clinical documentation. Performs a variety of accounts receivable/payable related activities which requires functional knowledge of invoice processing procedures; and more!

 

19. Lab Biller/Coder/Collections Specialist

TRILAB, LLC – Info & Apply

Location: Elmhurst, IL

Full-time; $18 - $25 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Medical Coding: Accurately assign diagnostic and procedural codes to ensure correct billing. Stay current with coding updates and healthcare regulation changes. Billing Process: Timely generate and submit claims to insurance providers. Ensure accuracy in patient and insurance information. Identify and correct billing errors or discrepancies; and more!

20. Inpatient Coder Associate

Northwestern Medicine – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60611; Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: The Inpatient Coder Associate is the coding and reimbursement expert for ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding and ICD-10-PCS procedure coding for up to 3 day length of stay Obstetric and Newborn inpatient acute care discharges. This position has an understanding of disease process, anatomy/physiology, pharmacology and medical terminology. The Inpatient Coder Associate understands IRF-PAI (Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Patient Assessment Instrument) guidelines. This individual must have a working knowledge of the IGC (Impairment Group Codes) and RIC (Rehabilitation Impairment Categories) as it relates to the primary diagnosis selection and claim reimbursement for acute rehab records; and more!

21. Inpatient Coder Associate, HB Coding, Full-time, Days (Must reside in IL, IN, IA, or WI)

Northwestern Memorial Healthcare – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60611; Remote

Full-time

Summary of Job Description: Utilizes technical coding expertise to assign appropriate ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS codes to acute rehab cases and inpatient OB and Newborn discharges. Complexity is measured by a Case Mix Index (CMI) and IP Coder Associate’s typically see average CMI’s of 0.5759 with the OB and Newborn population. This index score demonstrates lower patient complexity and acuity. Utilizes expertise in clinical disease process and documentation, to assign Present on Admission (POA) values to all secondary diagnoses for quality metrics and reporting. Thoroughly reviews the provider notes within the health record and the Findings from the Clinical Documentation Nurse in the Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Department who concurrently reviewed the record and provide their clinical insight on the diagnoses for Inpatient Rehab patients only. Utilizes resources within CAC (Computerized Assisted Coding) software to efficiently review documentation and select or assign ICD-10-CM/PCS codes using autosuggestion or annotation features; and more!

22. Health Data Analyst

Insight – Info & Apply

Location: 2525 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60616

$29.17 - $36.75 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Acts as the liaison with departments and the Quality and Safety Committee to ensure that reports flow in the established pattern to the Medical Executive Committee and the Executive Board. This may be accomplished through assisting leadership with accessing accurate data, determining the most appropriate presentation styles, compiling reports, and coordinating meetings. Presents data and creates various reports, charts and graphs that promote analysis, discussion, and identification of system improvements. Accesses various databases and produces standard and ad-hoc reports for internal trending and analysis. Maintains expert knowledge of content and structure of the databases as well as the identification of newer solutions; and more!

 

23. Operations Coord, PB Coding

Northwestern Memorial Healthcare – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL; Remote

Full Time, Days

Summary of Job Description: *$10K Sign On Bonus* Has deep understanding of disease process, A&P and pharmacology. Acts as a key collaborator with Providers and Clinical areas to ensure the medical record accurately reflects the patients service. This position trains physicians and other staff regarding documentation, billing and coding, and performs various administrative and clerical duties to support the roles core function. Also demonstrates expertise to resolve Optum coding edits. Utilizes technical coding expertise to reviews the medical record thoroughly, utilizing all available documentation abstract and code physician professional services and diagnosis codes (including anesthesia encounters, operative room and surgical procedural services, invasive procedures and/or drug infusion encounters). Additionally, may include coding for Evaluation and Management services, bedside procedures and diagnostic tests as needed; and more!

 

 

24. Inpatient Coder II, HB Coding

Northwestern Memorial Healthcare – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL; Remote

Full Time, Days

Summary of Job Description: Utilizes technical coding expertise to assign appropriate ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS codes to complex inpatient visit types.  Complexity is measured by a Case Mix Index (CMI) and Coder II’s typically see average CMI’s of 2.2609.  This index score demonstrates higher patient complexity and acuity. Utilizes expertise in clinical disease process and documentation, to assign Present on Admission (POA) values to all secondary diagnoses for quality metrics and reporting. Thoroughly reviews the provider notes within the health record and the Findings from the Clinical Documentation Nurse in the Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Department who concurrently reviewed the record and provide their clinical insight on the diagnoses. Utilizes resources within CAC (Computerized Assisted Coding) software to efficiently review documentation and select or assign ICD-10-CM/PCS codes using autosuggestion or annotation features; and more!

 

25. Insurance Specialist

Associated Urological Specialists – Info & Apply

Location: Orland Park, IL

Summary of Job Description: The Insurance Specialist position requires fundamental knowledge of filing insurance claims, how insurance companies pay accordingly to contracts established within AUS or affiliated hospitals, how to read and interpret an insurance explanation of benefits (EOB) and do precise follow-up with the insurance company via phone, email, fax, insurance websites, etc. at an acceptable volume per day. The Insurance Specialist will greet patients or family members upon arrival within our AUS offices and assist them in answering any concerns they may have regarding billing issues and direct them to the appropriate individual/team for resolution. The Insurance Specialist will have knowledge of all aspects of the department process from patient registration to billing.

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