Company: Blount Memorial Hospital
Posted on: November 15, 2023
Blount Memorial Hospital is more than just a hospital. It is a
not-for-profit organization that includes a 304-bed acute care
hospital on its main campus, but also features a growing physicians
group with specialty clinics, inpatient and outpatient diagnostic
services, fitness facilities and a senior living facility campus.
With a strong emphasis on community, Blount Memorial's mission is
to improve the health and well-being of the entire community.
CHARGEMASTER COORDINATOR JOB SUMMARY
A Chargemaster Coordinator is responsible for
Oversight and maintenance of organizational chargemaster (s),
including pricing structure, to ensure compliance with billing and
reimbursement requirements and appropriate maximization of
Facilitating accurate and consistent charge capture processes; and
serving as an educational resource for charge-related
CHARGEMASTER COORDINATOR JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Education and/or experience:
Bachelor's degree in business, health administration, nursing, or
related field required.
Minimum of two (2) years chargemaster maintenance experience in an
acute hospital environment
or five (5) years health care billing and reimbursement or related
health care operations; and/or clinical experience required.
CPT coding certification preferred.
Experience with Altera Paragon, NextGen, FinThrive CDM Master,
Experian Patient Estimates, or similar systems a plus.
Knowledge: Must have knowledge of
Health care pricing, charging, billing, and reimbursement
Requires expertise in CPT/HCPCS, and revenue code assignments as
well as familiarity with compliance regulations impacting the
chargemaster and current pricing concepts and strategies.
Must have working knowledge of medical terminology and clinical
Requires detail orientation and strong mathematical and analytical
skills, including the ability to organize/assess information and
make recommendations based on it for operational and budgeting
Requires excellent computer skills in various applications,
including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel.--
Requires effective written and verbal communication skills as well
as excellent interpersonal skills.
Requires ability to analyze and resolve problems that affect
charging processes and reimbursement, including ability to conduct
effective audits of key processes.
Must be able to research, interpret, apply, and communicate complex
regulations and information obtained from various state, Federal,
and private payor sources that impact charging and
Must be able to conduct formal educational programs for a variety
Must be able to effectively work independently and in a team
environment (often in a leadership role) with diverse groups.
Must be able to multi-task and meet deadlines with frequent
interruptions and limited direct supervision.--
Ability to work well under stressful conditions is necessary.
Competitive Pay and Benefits
Health, dental and vision insurance
Retirement plan with matching
Flexible Savings Account (FSA)
Disability insurance Life Insurance
Paid sick time
Paid time off
Employee Assistance Program
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