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Director of Audit and Education, UB Associates, Inc.

Buffalo, New York ~ April 26, 2021

The UBMD Director of Audit & Education is responsible for providing ongoing training and education to UBMD providers and ancillary associates regarding CPT-4, ICD-10-CM, and HCPCS codes in accordance with approved coding guidelines and billing and coding auditing. This individual is also expected to:
• Ensure that clinical services ordered and performed are properly documented in the electronic medical record and paper record according to medical necessity and governmental regulations.
• Promote consistency and accuracy of coding and documentation practices, and conducts retrospective and prospective audits that verify the correct assignment of diagnosis/procedure codes.
• Conduct quarterly audit meetings with chart auditors and billing managers.
• Assist in the development and annual updates of a written Compliance Plan document.
• Identify and draft pertinent policies and procedures relating to coding and documentation.
• Contribute coding-related articles to the UBMD compliance newsletter each quarter.
• Design and administer training programs on coding and compliance expectations with new hires and other UBMD physicians and staff.
• Investigate allegations of noncompliance relating to coding and/or medical record documentation.
*Salary Range:* $65,000 – $80,000

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