PRMO:, established in 2001, Patient Revenue Management Organization (PRMO) is a fully integrated, centralized revenue cycle organization supporting all of Duke Health, including Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, Duke Raleigh Hospital, the Private Diagnostic Clinic, and Duke PrimaryCare. The PRMO focuses on streamlining the revenue cycle through enhanced management of scheduling, registration, coding, HIM operations, billing, collections, cash management, and customer service. The Mission of the PRMO is delivering quality service by enhancing the patient experience, providing financial security, and preserving Duke's reputation and mission of advancing health together. Our Vision is to be recognized as a world class innovative revenue cycle organization that values our people, patients and performance.
Implement and maintain Compliance programs in acc ordance with the Officeof Inspector General's work plan, to reduce insti tutional and individualprovider legal and financial risk through education and internal audits.
Educate providers regarding compliance with government regulations with special attention to Center for Medicare and Medicaid guidelines asthey pertain to academic medical centers, HIPAA, and Fraud and Abusewith periodic updates. Assist in performing analysis of current situations and recommend priorities and goals for future clinic needs. Identify coding and billings risk areas, conduct focused reviews, and implement corrective action as needed. Conduct routine internal audits of provider documentation on a timely basis. Collaborate with physicians and internal staff in development of improved capabilities in the areas of documentation, coding, and compliance. Review internal controls, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with appropriate University, State, and Federal guidelines and policies, sound business and finance practices, and overall clinical goals and objectives. Respond promptly to external and internal concerns; implementing corrective actions as appropriate. Communicate with Medicare/Medicaid Carriers and third party payersregarding policies and procedures. Promote Compliance initiatives with clinical faculty and administration.Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Work requires organization, analytical and communication skills program. generally acquired through the completion of a Bachelor's degree.
Four years of administrative experience to acquire competence in applying compliance, coding and auditing principles as they relate to insurance billing, collections, consulting, and other revenue cycle related functions. For technical coding, two of the four years of experience with DRG's and APR-DRG's is required. Experience in formal teaching of coding is preferred. RHIA or RHIT or CCS required. For professional coding, specialty coding experience in surgical or E/M coding preferred. CPC or CCS or RHIT or RHIAor CPMA is required.
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