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Full Job Title: Chargemaster Analyst - Accounting Department

Job Number: 90642

Location: Cincinnati, OH

Date Posted: 3-6-2017

Support the ongoing maintenance, development and compliance of the Chargemaster through analysis and review.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Charge Master:Perform the maintenance of the hospital and the professional chargemaster, including the review and approval of revenue center codes, and CPT codes, as applicable. Review the Chargemasters on a regular basis for potential areas that can be stream-lined. Understand current and new services. Incorporate changes to the chargemasters. Maintain the pricing worksheets and methodologies for the hospital and professional chargemasters. Recommends and implements changes to improve charge capture, coding, billing and pricing policies.

EPIC Set:Coordinate annual meetings between each department and the appropriate EPIC IT Team to review their charges and the EPIC set up to ensure all charges are available for use for both the hospital and professional chargemasters.

Audit and Oversight:Understand billing rules and regulations. Work with Patient Financial Services, Professional Billing Services and HIM to resolve any kicks from the billing edits related to coding and update the chargemasters as appropriate. Assist in performance of quality audits related to charge capture to ensure that charges are being used correctly. Validate revenue code assignment and charge amounts in the Home Health Request application and post.

Compendium Maintenance: Assist with the external compendium review, including providing information to the consultants, scheduling, discussing and approving recommended changes and facilitating the department discussions and sign-offs. Determine the compendiums for both hospital and professional impacted by yearly CPT code changes. Communicate changes to the departments and work with them as appropriate to ensure the required changes are made in the chargemaster. Ensure consistency in cpt code charge setting between the professional billing system and hospital billing for combine-bill cpt codes.

QUALIFICATIONS
Required:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or HIM or related field
  • Two years of professional experience in healthcare finance
Preferred:
  • Professional certification or registry (i.e. CCS, RHIT, RHIA )

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