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Coding Compliance Auditor Mgr/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Coding Compliance Auditor Mgr/UKHC
Requisition Number RE23249
Working Title Billing Compliance Officer
Department Name H3999:EVPHA
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 14
Salary Range $81,328-137,717/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

MA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

CPC, COC, CCS or RHIT

Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include occasionally lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 lbs.; occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 lbs.; regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); occasionally dealing with combative/violent people; and occasional job-related travel (<10% of the time).

Shift

Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. As an exempt-level position, additional nights, evenings, and/or weekends may be required in order to meet job and departmental business needs.

Job Summary

The Billing Compliance Officer will assist the Office of Corporate Compliance in executing the compliance auditing plan for the University of Kentucky. Activities will include oversight of physician/provider audit plans, auditing and analysis of code assignments, oversight of educational material and training sessions, and direct supervision of auditors. This Billing Compliance Officer position, reporting to the Chief Compliance Officer, will assist the Compliance Committee, Chief Compliance Officer, and staff with the continued development and growth of the UKHC Compliance program. This position will also be responsible for developing the annual UK Healthcare Audit plan; researching topics, issues, and questions presented by staff, faculty, and the Compliance Committee; proactively seek information on current compliance issues including OIG special fraud alerts and changes in applicable laws and policies; perform concurrent and retrospective audits as identified in the annual audit plan; prepare detailed reports to present to the Chief Compliance Officer and the Compliance Committee; and conduct training for faculty and staff regarding audits and other compliance topics.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will possess the CPMA credential in addition to the COC, and/or RHIT, and/or CPC certifications, and a strong understanding of complex requirements and regulations related to healthcare compliance. This candidate will also have a high ethical standard; the ability to work in a team-based collaborative environment; a high level of communication and leadership skills; effective business writing, creative thinking and data analysis skills; and proficiency in Microsoft Office.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

At least eight full years of employment experience in healthcare coding and documentation compliance, and knowledge/analysis of the complex requirements for a large healthcare enterprise.

Deadline to Apply 07/14/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2020-06-16 Expires: 2020-07-16

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