Education: High school diploma plus some specialized training.
Experience: At least 1 year previous surgery billing, including at least two years billing experience. Must know Coding and CPT coding with expertise with Surgical Codes; ability to read EOB/Remittance Advice.
Licenses or Certifications: CPC required; additional certifications preferred.
_____ Level 1 - Requires some concentration and normal attention. Generally, once the job is learned, the tasks can be performed more or less automatically.
_X___ Level 2 - Requires high periods of concentration intermittently and normal attention. Generally, even once the job is learned, tasks will require normal attention to deal with recurring variables.
_____ Level 3 - Requires high level of concentration and high level of attention intermittently. Generally, the approach to tasks may be consistent, but the number of steps required and/or the number of variables involved creates the possibility of errors unless the incumbent pays close attention.
Maximum number of pounds required (with or without assistance): 50 lbs
Machines and Equipment Used:
Machines, Equipment, Tools Approximate % ot Time Degree of Hand:Eye
1. Photocopier 10% Low
2. Fax Machine 5% Low
3. Telephone 10% Low
4. Computer 70% Normal
5. Calculator 5% High
Approximate percentage of time incumbent spends in "on-the-job" travel, excluding commuting to regular work location: 5%
Typical office environment with slight risk of back injury from lifting heavy boxes.