HIT/HIM JOBS

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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. Insurance Reimbursement Specialist (Medical Insurance Collector)   

Healthcare Information Services – Info & Apply

Location: Park Ridge, IL

Full Time, $20 to $24 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: Utilizes advanced knowledge to prepare and review claims approaching timely filing to ensure billing accuracy and to edit, bill, and collect payment on outstanding claims in pursuit of reducing the company's accounts receivable. Must be able to process claims quickly and accurately and ensure there are no errors or issues in the claim. Light administrative work is required. Individuals should have a complete understanding of the billing and collection processes and need little supervision for routine work.

 

 

2. 403619 Coding Specialist II  

Northwestern Memorial Healthcare – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Summary of Job Description: The PB Coding Specialist II performs Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and International Classification of Diseases, volume 10 (ICD10) coding through abstraction of the medical record with a focus on more complex encounters and/or has expertise with HCPCs procedural codes. This position has a deep understanding of disease process, A&P, and pharmacology and acts as a key collaborator with Providers and Clinical areas to ensure the medical record accurately reflects the patient's service. This position trains physicians and other staff regarding documentation, billing, and coding, and performs various administrative and clerical duties to support the role's core function. The Coding Specialist II also demonstrates expertise to resolve Optum coding edits.

 

3. Medical Billing Specialist   

Premier Healthcare Services – Info & Apply

Location: Des Plaines, IL

Full Time, $18 to $30 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: Capable of using various medical software systems. Duties include knowledge of CPT and ICD10 codes. Submitting claims, researching, and appealing denied claims. Following up on unpaid claims within the standard billing cycle time frame. Must be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills, as communicating with attorneys and various insurance carriers will form a large part of the job.

 

 

4. Billing Coding Specialist  

Sinai Health System – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Summary of Job Description: The billing specialist is primarily responsible for the accuracy, quality, and timeliness of all billable services processed for SMG and its affiliations. A billing Specialist is experienced in all aspects of billing and coding for professional billing and Physician services and related specialties. Results Anticipated: Decrease in denied charges due to improved edit review processes prior to bill delivery; Improved delivery times for every claim format to assure timely processing; Decreased audit exposures resulting from improved quality checks.

 

 

5. Senior Coding Specialist   

Health Care Service Corporation – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Summary of Job Description: This position is responsible for being the subject matter expert for the translation of the ICD9 claims to ICD10, identifying correct mappings and assisting in the validation of business decisions based on the codes sets, and responding to inquiries on the translation of codes and resolving issues, assist in the development of training program, providing training to external providers and internal staff, assisting with audits of the correct coding for claims, providing assistance for investigative auditing, composing policy and procedure updates which are affected by clinical coding, and recommending system and control enhancements to reduce the potential for adjudication errors due to coding issues. Act as a consultant with internal staff and advise on the translation of business rules.

 

 

6. Specialist, Health Information Management  

LifeScan Labs – Info & Apply

Location: Skokie, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: The Specialist, Health Information Management supports the Manager, Health Information Management (HIM) on various HIM-related revenue cycle processes and projects by creating, maintaining, and organizing record keeping, and tracking systems. The Specialist assists with the analysis, research, and dissemination of Master Patient Index (MPI) work and collaborates with internal partners to ensure the completeness, accuracy, and integrity of patient information while remaining current with trends, regulatory requirements, and business strategies related to payer relations and the revenue cycle.

 

 

7. Coder I  

Northwestern Medicine – Info & Apply

Location: Palos Heights, IL (Remote)

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: The Coder 1, RHIT - MEDICAL RECORDS reflects the mission, vision, and values of NM, adheres to the organization's Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines, and all other regulatory and accreditation standards. Responsibilities: Understands coding conventions/instructions, Official Guidelines for Coding, and Reporting and Coding Clinics; Has a good understanding of disease process, anatomy/physiology, pharmacology, and medical terminology; Understands APR and MS-DRG reimbursement methodology for acute care coding; For inpatient rehabilitation coding, must possess the knowledge and technical expertise of ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding; Must possess a blended understanding of the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting, and guidelines specific to Inpatient Rehab Facilities; and More.

8. EMS Billing Specialist  

Andres Medical Billing – Info & Apply

Location: Arlington Heights, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Our company is currently seeking ​an EMS Billing Specialist to join our team! You will be responsible for reading ambulance and/or medical reports, assigning ICD-10 codes and other unique billing codes to each report, and inputting important data into our custom software.

9. Coder/Abstractor  

Northwestern Medicine – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60611

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: The Coder/Abstractor reflects the mission, vision, and values of Northwestern Memorial. Responsibilities: Utilizing technical coding expertise, reviews medical records both electronic and paper to determine the appropriate ICD-9-CM codes for inpatient records and assigns CPT-4 codes when necessary for outpatient records. Reviews inpatient charts (paper & electronic) by reading and interpreting physician documentation included in but not limited to H&P, Progress Notes, Physician Orders, OR Report/Path Report as well as various diagnostic test results to determine the principal diagnosis (reason for admission), secondary diagnoses and invasive procedures. Utilizes technical coding expertise to assign the appropriate ICD-9-CM codes to inpatient records. Reviews outpatient same-day surgery records (paper & electronic) to determine the reason for encounter/visit, secondary diagnoses, and invasive procedures by reading and interpreting physician documentation included. And More.

10. Health Information Management Coordinator / Systems Analyst  

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

Location: Chicago, IL 60611

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: 1. Bachelor's degree in Health Information Management, Information Technology, Health Care, or related field required. 2. A minimum of two years of related experience is preferred. 3. Requires in-depth knowledge and understanding of complex medical record management concepts and data integrity. Knowledge of health information standards and regulations. 4. Analytical thinking for effective problem determination and resolution. 5. Ability to work independently, and make decisions under pressure, while providing timely and responsive services. 6. Skills in managing, collecting, interpreting, and analyzing the quality and integrity of healthcare data. And More.

11. Coding Knowledge Analyst  

Advocate Health Care – Info & Apply

Location: Oak Brook, IL (Remote)

Full-Time – 40 hours per week

Summary of Job Description: The Enterprise Coding Knowledge Analyst executes a Shared Coding Services education program that delivers consistency and best practices including effective ways of delivering learning that advances coders through the onboarding process as well as through expanded work scope. This position provides the team with additional educational needs to ensure that the coders are current with industry trends and meeting the expectations of their role including quality performance. By increasing the knowledge of the coders, this position helps create a pipeline of talent to take on more complex roles in the future. This position also provides an effective method to manage the certifications of credentialed team members

12. Public Health Administrator II-Informatics & IT

Keys Medical Staffing LLC – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago (hybrid)

Full Time, Contract - $24 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Bachelor’s Degree required. Keys Medical Staffing & Services, LLC is looking for a Public Health Administrator II in Chicago, IL to assist with the Informatics and IT Department. Additional job duties and requirements. Job Duties: Coordinate grants administration. Support informational need of informatics project management unit. Track expenditures, invoices, contract changes, etc.

13. Certified Professional Physician Medical Coder

Healthcare Information Services – Info & Apply

Location: Park Ridge, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: The medical coder is responsible for the review of clinical documentation to abstract and/or validate CPT, and ICD-10 coding for office, therapy, radiological or surgical services that are performed in either an outpatient or inpatient setting. The coder will ensure that the medical records are coded in an accurate and timely manner as well as work closely with physicians or appointment clinical staff to clarify any inconsistencies or accuracies in the translation of documentation provided. The medical coder will also be responsible for the review of denials received pertaining to his/her coding as well as completing the necessary corrections or appeals needed to obtain the maximum reimbursement for our clients. This position reports directly to the Revenue Cycle Client Manager.

14. Medical Records Coder I

Swedish Hospital, Part of NorthShore – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60625

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Reviews the documentation for patients receiving provider services, including Inpatient\Outpatient Surgery, inpatient visits, office visits, and procedures. Abstracts required information from either a paper chart record or electronic record according to Swedish Covenant Medical Group guidelines, and using ICD-10-CM and CPT Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. RESPONSIBILITIES: Review documentation for patients receiving services to verify all diagnoses and procedures that are chosen and substantiated for coding; Assign ICD-10-CM and CPT codes and sequences the principal diagnosis and all other diagnoses and procedures; Communicate with Coding Manager as necessary to clarify documentation prior to assigning final coding; Transmit final diagnoses, procedures codes to Patient Billing via ECW within the parameters of accounts receivable billing deadlines; and more.

15. Medical Biller/Medical Coder

Medical Business Office Services, Inc. – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 4415 W. Harrison St - Hillside, IL

Full Time – Hiring 3 for Position

Summary of Job Description: We are looking for the right candidate to fill the position of Medical Biller/Medical Coder, located in our office in Hillside, IL. This position is ideal for someone in the Hillside and nearby areas. We are looking for reliable individuals who have good attendance. You should be very comfortable making phone calls and taking phone calls. Required: Effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; Ability to effectively manage workload in a high-volume environment, strong attention to detail; Good knowledge of PC applications (Microsoft Office); Good logic and math skills. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply.

For Questions & More Information:

CONTACT: Isabella Polidoro, jobs@mbosinc.com or (708) 632-5638.

16. Remote Inpatient Coding Specialist

Aspirion – Info & Apply

Location: Delray Beach, FL (Remote)

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Aspirion’s Inpatient Coding Specialist, acting as an extension of a hospital’s business office, advocates for reimbursement for services provided by the hospital. Accountable for carrying an extensive caseload and responsible for review and analysis of complex coding issues. Review and analyze medical records and coding guidelines to formulate coding arguments for appeals and/or coding guidance for potential rebills. Maintain a working knowledge and stay abreast of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS, CPT-4 coding principles, modifier usage, medical terminology, governmental regulations, protocols, and third-party payer requirements pertaining to billing, coding, and documentation.

17. Medical Coder (CMS)

JACKSON PARK HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER – Info & Apply

Location: 7531 South Stony Island Avenue, Chicago, IL 60649

Full Time – Hiring 3 for this Position

Summary of Job Description: Jackson Park Hospital is looking for a Medical Coder with three or more years of Inpatient Hospital experience. Essential Responsibilities: 1. Review medical records for documentation of diagnoses and treatment procedures and assign the appropriate ICD-9 codes, C.P.T. Codes, and Evaluation and Management Codes. 2. Code diagnostic and operative information in the medical record using various classification systems; sequence the diagnoses and procedures following approved guidelines, originate coding sheet. 3. Abstract medical data from the medical record to complete a discharge data abstract on each inpatient, ensure accuracy and integrity of the medical record, and abstract data prior to billing interface. 4. Communicate with physicians and the patient financial services department. 5. Enter abstracted medical data into the computer system to be used for the completion of statistical reports. And More.

18. Coding Reimbursement Spec

Edward-Elmhurst Health – Info & Apply

Location: Warrenville, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Under general supervision, codes discharge records according to diagnoses and operative procedures. In doing so, review clinical, diagnostic, and treatment information in patients' medical records to determine if the required information for reimbursement and collection is present and ordered correctly. Codes according to guidelines.

19. Inpatient Coder

The University of Chicago Medicine – Info & Apply

Location: 5758 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: In this role, the Clinical Data Analyst, under general direction, is responsible for coding and abstracting diagnoses and procedures from inpatient and outpatient medical records for optimal and timely reimbursement and quality reporting. Essential Job Functions: Assigns ICD-10-CM/PCS codes and assigns DRGs for inpatient medical records accounts; assigns ICD-10-CM/PCS codes and CPT codes for outpatient medical record accounts; Abstracts key data elements required for billing, JCAHO, EPIB, and other databases; Reviews records for clinical pertinence; Interacts with providers for clarification of documentation/education; Abstracts and codes records, for a patient currently in the Hospitals, for interim billing purposes; and More.

20. Certified Professional Physician Medical Coder

Healthcare Information Services– Info & Apply

Location: Park Ridge, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: The medical coder is responsible for the review of clinical documentation to abstract and/or validate CPT, and ICD-10 coding for office, therapy, radiological or surgical services that are performed in either an outpatient or inpatient setting. The coder will ensure that the medical records are coded in an accurate and timely manner as well as work closely with physicians or appointment clinical staff to clarify any inconsistencies or accuracies in the translation of documentation provided. The medical coder will also be responsible for the review of denials received pertaining to his/her coding as well as completing the necessary corrections or appeals needed to obtain the maximum reimbursement for our clients.

21. Medical Coding & Client Financial Services Specialist  

Pillars Community Health – Email Hiring Manager

Location: Western Springs, IL

Summary of Job Description: The Medical Coding & Client Financial Services Specialist is primarily responsible for Insurance and Client account follow-up, billing, collection, and resolution of insurance reimbursement, as well as minimizing loss prevention of the Accounts Receivable. Additional responsibilities may include providing backup for Benefits Specialists in verifying client eligibility, benefits, and obtaining authorizations for new and existing clientele to ensure future reimbursement.

For Questions & More Information:

CONTACT: Ana Adan, Senior HR Generalist, aadan@pchcares.org or 708-995-3787.

22. Coder II

Access Community Health Network – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60661

Summary of Job Description: This position is responsible for the review of documentation and provider-assigned procedure and diagnosis coding with modification of such coding as necessary. This responsibility includes inpatient and outpatient evaluation and management services as well as office-based and hospital-based procedural services. This position is responsible for recognizing patterns of documentation and coding inadequacies and errors and reporting them to the HIM Manager for the development of remedial action planning.

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