University of Chicago Medicine

  • Coding Compliance Manager, Full time - days

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(12/6/2018 11:49 AM)
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  • Job Description

    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:

    Coding Compliance Manager, full time - days


    Join the hospital trusted by Chicago’s Southland, Ingalls Memorial Hospital, in this role as a Coding Compliance Manager. 


    The Coding Compliance Manager is directly responsible for the direction, supervision, evaluation, and overall management of the professional coding areas.  Coordinates and monitors the activities of the coding department to ensure the timeliness and accuracy of coding and data collection activities. Investigates and responds to questions on codes and account status. Provides guidance for CDI and Coding queries, ensuring compliant and timely resolution and participates in monthly CDI and Coding meetings.  Oversees the timely response and accurate collection of data requested for regulatory audits.  Supervises  assigned personnel in the performance of duties. Ensures that new employees receive appropriate orientation and all employees receive ongoing in-service education within the Health Information Management Department areas.




    Required Skills:

    • Requires a Bachelor of Science or Associate degree in Health Information Management, Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, or related field.
    • Requires 3 – 5 years prior lead/supervisory experience, preferably in a Health Information Management department. Requires 2 years of the 3 - 5 years of experience be directly related to ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT, DRG, and APC coding in an acute care hospital setting. 
    • Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) credentials with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) required.
    • Management skills of planning, organizing, managing, controlling and staffing; ability to adjust to change and make difficult decisions independently.
    • The ability to get things performed through, with, and by people; dependable, reliable and able to maintain good interpersonal relationships.
    • Strong communication skills required; ability to impart knowledge of procedures and techniques; ability to educate and train new and existing personnel.
    • Strong knowledge of 3M Coding System preferred.


    EEO Statement

    Ingalls is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.

    Why Join Us

    For nearly a century we have pioneered sophisticated clinical care and developed the area's most convenient network of comprehensive outpatient centers, all dedicated to improve the health and wellbeing of the community. Now, partnered with UChicago Medicine, we have expanded our network of expert physicians, convenient facilities and scope of service to speed your healing process and help navigate your path to wellness. A skilled Medical Staff and talented employees dedicated to prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of illness and injury provide a firm foundation for our reputation for quality.


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