Careerlink Sign up menu

Data Integrity Specialist

Methodist Health System locationOmaha, NE
485 positions

Web Mktg Technology Specialist

Methodist Health System locationOmaha, NE
485 positions
info linkReport a probelm Originally Posted : April 19, 2021 | Expires : June 18, 2021


Apply Now
Job Location
Omaha, NE, United States


  • Purpose of Job
    • Provides assistance to the MPC Coding Department related to charge entry and the charge capture process.
  • Job Requirements
    • Education
      • High School Diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D) required

    • Experience
      • 12 months previous medical records or office preferred.
      • Experience with EMR preferred.

    • License/Certifications

    • Skills/Knowledge/Abilities
      • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
      • Computer proficiency.
      • Ability to manage multiple activities.
      • Strong organizational skills.
  • Physical Requirements
    • Weight Demands
      • Light Work - Exerting up to 20 pounds of force

    • Physical Activity
      • Not necessary for the position (0%):
        • Climbing
        • Crawling
        • Kneeling
      • Occasionally Performed (1%-33%):
        • Balancing
        • Carrying
        • Crouching
        • Distinguish colors
        • Lifting
        • Stooping/bending
        • Twisting
      • Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
        • Fingering/Touching
        • Grasping
        • Keyboarding/typing
        • Pulling/Pushing
        • Reaching
        • Repetitive Motions
        • Sitting
        • Speaking/talking
      • Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
        • Hearing
        • Seeing/visual
        • Standing
        • Walking

    • Job Hazards
      • Not Related:
        • Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex)
        • Biological agents (primary air born & blood borne viruses)
          (Jobs with Patient contact) Blood or Body Fluid (BBF)
        • Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors,
          outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment)
        • Equipment/Machinery/Tools
        • Explosives (pressurized gas)
        • Electrical Shock/Static
        • Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-Ray, Cat Scan, Gamma Knife, etc)
        • Radiation Non-Ionizing (Ultraviolet, visible light, infrared and microwaves that causes injuries to tissue or thermal or photochemical means)
        • Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
  • Essential Job Functions
    • Essential Functions I

      • Serves as primary contact for the MPC Coding Department to assist with charge entry and charge capture.
        • Proficiency in data entry; 10-key and alpha-numeric.
        • Follows confidentiality policy 100% of the time.
        • Extensive knowledge of system required to perform the necessary job functions.

      • Perform charge entry from charge tickets prepared by Coding Department staff members.
        • Daily data entry performed on incoming workflow from Hospital Coding staff.
        • Maintains no more than a 72 hour backlog of charges to be entered.
        • Keypunch 125 lines per hour.
        • Maintain 98% keypunch accuracy.

      • Perform charge entry from word documents and excel documents prepared by Compliance Department staff members.
        • Flexible in the types of documents being worked.

      • Performs encounter combine function when requested/appropriate to correct encounter errors in EMR.
        • Combine encounters correctly 98% of the time.
        • Combine encounters within 24 hours of notification 95% of time.

      • Download, format and distribute hospital discharge reports for Hospital Coding staff members.
        • Download, format and distribute daily hospital discharge reports within 24 hours.
        • Download, format and distribute weekly hospital discharge catch-up report within 24 hours
        • Download, format and distribute monthly hospital discharge catch-up report within 24 hours.

      • Download and review the monthly OB report.
        • Communicate with MPC Support staff any encounters that require EDC added.
        • Communicate with the Business Office staff any outlying encounters.

      • Download Vascular studies reports on a daily basis.
        • Review reports for missing charges.
        • Prepare missing charges for Vascular coder.
        • Key charges once coder has validated missing charges are accurate.

      • Validate data entry reports on a daily basis.
        • Validate keypunch accuracy from previous days date entry.
        • Identify errors in a timely fashion for supervisor.
        • Prepare error reports for timely corrections by Compliance Department.

      • Prepare data entry reports for retention.
        • Daily preparation of data entry reports for retention.
        • Follow retention plan 100% of the time.

      • Identify CPT codes that are not built in the system.
        • Identify CPT codes that cannot be keyed into the system, including the Activity Type.
        • Prepare the IT build report on a weekly basis for timely code build.

      • Other projects as identified by supervisor.

    • Essential Functions II

      • Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.

      • Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Behavior and company policies/procedures.

      • Other duties as assigned.


Methodist Health System

Health Care/Wellness/Fitness
485 active jobs
locationOmaha, NE
locationGretna, NE
Browse all jobsexternal

Similar Jobs

14 May ( Today )

Shipper (Day Shift)

14 May ( Today )

Corporate Office Assistant

14 May ( Today )

Process Tank Maintenance 2nd Shift