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Instructor-Medical Billing & Coding

companySmithwood Medical Institute
locationHouston, TX, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Job Description

Medical Billing and Coding is the process of translating medical diagnoses and procedures into codes used in medical records and claims submitted to payers for reimbursement. Billing and coding are actually separate processes that are equally important to the healthcare revenue cycle, ensuring that providers are accurately reimbursed for their services.

Duties: Teaching adult learners how to:
- Review and analyze medical documentation for accuracy and completeness
- Assign appropriate medical codes to diagnoses, procedures, and services
- Ensure compliance with coding guidelines and regulations
- Communicate with healthcare providers to obtain missing or clarifying information
- Process medical claims for reimbursement from insurance companies
- Follow up on unpaid or denied claims and resolve billing issues
- Maintain patient records and confidentiality of health information
- Stay updated on changes in medical coding guidelines and regulations

Requirements:
- Strong knowledge of health information management and medical terminology
- Proficiency in documentation review and coding procedures
- Familiarity with anatomy and physiology
- Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in coding assignments
- Strong organizational skills to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
- Effective communication skills to interact with healthcare providers and insurance companies

Seeking strong, high energy medical professional and knowledgeable licensed individual who has a great understanding of medical billing and coding in order to teach the certified medical billing and coding course within a capacity to where adult learners will be able to easily understand and process within a medical training environment; the candidate must be a licensed medical billing and coding specialists or higher degreed medical professional who has taken and completed the requirements to teach this certification program and have related work experience within the field for the past 5 years or more. Also, understands classroom management and great with working with a diverse group of individuals with the health care industry being a focus. Looking to fill this position quickly!

Bilingual candidate preferred.

Job Type: Part-time

Expected hours: 20 – 25 per week

Experience level:

  • 5 years

Schedule:

  • 4 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work setting:

  • In-person
  • University

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Houston, TX 77036: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Are you comfortable in using a computer, basic technology?

Education:

  • Associate (Required)

Experience:

  • Medical Billing: 5 years (Required)
  • ICD-10: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Medical Coding: 5 years (Required)

Language:

  • Spanish and English (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Certification/License (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

Company DescriptionSmithwood Medical Institute (SMI) is a leading career college in the industry within the Houston and surrounding areas. Seeking a strong professional, focused, organized, dependable, and friendly individual who can multi-task within a fast paced professional environment, who has a strong work ethic, and who can successfully thrive within a workplace that encounters and interacts with a diverse group of individuals on a daily basis. We are now hiring to join our existing top-notch team. If you're hard-working and dedicated, SMI is a great place to get ahead. You'll be glad you applied to SMI.

The candidate must have related work experience for at least 5 years or more.

COVID-19 considerations:
We are adhering to all CDC guidelines, plus additional protocol to keep employees safe.

Company Description

Smithwood Medical Institute (SMI) is a leading career college in the industry within the Houston and surrounding areas. Seeking a strong professional, focused, organized, dependable, and friendly individual who can multi-task within a fast paced professional environment, who has a strong work ethic, and who can successfully thrive within a workplace that encounters and interacts with a diverse group of individuals on a daily basis. We are now hiring to join our existing top-notch team. If you're hard-working and dedicated, SMI is a great place to get ahead. You'll be glad you applied to SMI.\r\n\r\nThe candidate must have related work experience for at least 5 years or more.\r\n\r\nCOVID-19 considerations:\r\nWe are adhering to all CDC guidelines, plus additional protocol to keep employees safe.

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