Optum is the health care technology and innovation company of the UnitedHealth Group enterprise along with UnitedHealthcare.
As part of a Fortune 5 enterprise, we are improving the health care experience of over 125 million people around the world.
We’re a diverse team with operations across North America, South America, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East. This includes our over 14,000 employees in the Philippines.
Elevate your career with a leading health care company while improving lives.
Join us in evolving health care so everyone can have the opportunity to live their healthiest life. This is your opportunity to be part of a team that’s dedicated to Caring. Connecting. Growing together.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Adhere to and maintain required levels of performance in both Coding accuracy and productivity
Identify appropriate assignment of CPT and ICD-9 Codes for Physician and facility services provided in an Observation service setting, and Inpatient setting
Abstract additional data elements during the Chart Review process when coding, as needed..
Maintain a thorough understanding of assigned Client Coding specifics..
Perform Coding duties as appropriate according to pre-determined schedules..
Review and maintain a record of charts coded, held, and/or missing..
Provide documentation feedback to Providers, as needed, and queries physicians when appropriate.
Maintain up-to-date Coding knowledge by reviewing materials disseminated/recommended by the QM Manager, Coding Operations Managers, and Director of Coding/Quality Management, among others.
Participate in Coding department meetings and educational event.
Your role is critical in allowing our members, families, facilities and health professionals to have greater confidence in the exceptional care we provide. And for you, an everyday opportunity to do your life’s best work.SM
AHIMA or AAPC Medical Coding Certification - CPC, CIC & CCS.
Experience in coding from paper charts as well as EMR
Understanding of ICD-9 or ICD-10 Coding in relation to HCC/Risk Adjustment Coding
Temporary Work at Home but must be willing to report onsite in any of our offices in Taguig, Alabang, or Quezon City as needed.
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