Reimbursement Coding Representative

University of Illinois ChicagoCollege of Dentistry
801 S. Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60612
United States

Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Accepts NHA Certifications
Security Clearance Required
From $21 To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description
The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry (UIC COD) is seeking a full-time, Reimbursement Coding Representative join a worldwide leader in oral health education, clinical care and research that is patient–centered and evidence-based. Salary range is $21.36 - $25.00 per hour.

The College of Dentistry is the largest oral health college in the State of Illinois, provides care for 35,000 patients a year, and has over 500 students seeking dental degrees including DMD, PhD and Master’s programs. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, which includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability & AD&D insurance, a defined benefit pension plan as well as paid leave that includes Vacation, Holiday and Sick. In addition, the University offers tuition waivers for employees and dependents. Click for a complete list of benefits: at:

The Reimbursement Coding Representative is responsible for ensuring all physician clinic and anesthesia billing are received, reviewed and submitted with appropriate CPT/CDT and diagnosis codes. The Reimbursement Coding Representative may also assist in various revenue cycle operations including, but not limited to: financial clearances, post authorizations, corresponding with third party insurances, investigate denials and respond to supplemental request.

Job Requirements
Candidates must be a high school graduate or equivalent and must have any one or any combination totaling 18 months: work experience in a healthcare setting utilizing ICD-10 and CPT coding systems, Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) and the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) systems of coding to assign codes for services provided to patients and/or college course work relating to healthcare operations. The preferred candidate will be have excellent customer service, written and communication skills and ability to work independently to effectively and efficiently perform assigned duties.

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by September 9, 2022.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, Veteran, or disability status.

Offers of employment by the University of Illinois may be subject to approval by the University’s Board of Trustees and are made contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of any criminal background checks and other pre-employment assessments that may be required for the position being offered. Additional information regarding such pre-employment checks and assessments may be provided as applicable during the hiring process.

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University of Illinois ChicagoCollege of Dentistry
Rachel Patel
801 S. Paulina Street
Chicago IL 60612
United States