McKesson Medical and Surgical Oncology Coding Educator in Florida

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.

We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need

Position Description

Under minimal supervision, provides network physicians and business office staff with applicable billing/ coding and related reimbursement guidelines, to include federal/state laws and regulatory requirements affecting daily business operations. This information is researched and delivered through regular network publications, electronic and voice communications. Participates in the development and maintenance of reimbursement education materials, reviews data reports for coding compliance and provides and/or coordinates the necessary education. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists with the content development and maintenance of billing and coding education for the network, including but not limited to manuals and on-line tutorials.

  • Participates in the delivery of coding policies and procedures in accordance with federal/state laws and regulations, utilizing USON Coding Questions e-mail, audio conferences and the newsletter.

  • Researches specific billing and coding issues and provides information to network physicians and staff at their request.

  • Participates in the development and maintenance of the Billing and Coding Integrity Credentialing program content and coding certification program.

  • Ongoing review of medical record documentation, including evaluation and management, for coding and documentation compliance. Upon request, support network practices with review of medical record documentation, providing feedback on evaluation and management services as identified by payer audits.

  • Participates in the development and implementation of network practice chart audit programs.

  • Work is performed in an office environment requiring frequent interaction with network and corporate staff.

  • Work will require travel by air or automobile, approximately 50% of time to support network within assigned region.

Minimum Requirements

2 years’ experience in project management.

Critical Skills

  • Seven years’ experience in coding, medical records and reimbursement.

  • At least one year of instructional educational experience with a CPC-I or like credential.

  • Current CPC or CCS-P certification required

  • Must be familiar with government regulations and applicable reimbursement laws and regulations.

  • Thorough knowledge of CPT-4 procedural coding methodology with ICD-10, ICD-9 diagnosis and HCPCS coding.

  • Surgical coding background to include gyn, urology, and multiple other specialties

  • Extensive radiation coding and position education background

  • Oncology and Surgery coding are desired

  • Working knowledge of project management

  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint

  • Ability to travel up to 50%

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Coding certifications preferred: CPC, Multiple Surgery and Radiation certifications highly preferred

Education

4-year degree in related field or equivalent experience

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Project Management

Organization: McKesson Specialty Health

Title: Medical and Surgical Oncology Coding Educator

Location: Florida

Requisition ID: 17008487