Medical Records Clerk - HEDIS project
Location: Wallingford, Connecticut
Posted: November 12, 2016
Reference ID: 474923166
A Medical Assistant/Medical Records Clerk job in Wallingford, CT is now available courtesy of Adecco Medical & Science. Candidates must have medical office experience along with excellent computer skills. In this role the ideal candidate will be working with the HEDIS team to collect member records and conduct reviews of these records by contacting providers and placing the results collected into a specific data base. This is a temporary position from January until approx the end of May.
Perform research on internal claims systems
Candidates will be required to handle a high volume of telephonic interaction with provider offices.
Candidates must follow up on requested medical records with providers.
Must keep excellent documentation of research and contact information.
Candidate must pass a medical record abstraction test prior to starting actual record reviews.
Local travel may be required
Medical Assistant certification with an AS (Associate in Science) degree and/or has worked as office manager/ admin to a medical office and or assistant to physician and nurses in reviewing of medical records, applying codes for billing/claims, processing files and submitting to insurance or other requested agencies
Must understand medical terminology
Must have prior experience with research and either HEDIS measures or auditing data submitted as claims.
Candidates must have computer skills and analysis capabilities in order to navigate CPT4 code and ICD9 and ICD10 DX based on HEDIS Technical Specification requirements
Candidates must have an understanding of codes for services based on diagnosis and procedure
Must be research and detail oriented with the tenacity to find claim specific data for a specific measure within a given period of time
Knowledge of Microsoft office is required. Requires effective written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills. Candidates must have basic Excel skills and must have the ability to type 30-40 WPM
Prior HEDIS experience a plus
If you are interested in this Medical Records Clerk job in Wallingford, CT then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical & Science please go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about this position or would like more information please contact Kim Jewett at 315-385-4170 or by email at Kimberly.Jewett@adeccona.com
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled