Altegra Health
Medical Record Field Reviewer
IL-Chicago  

                                                                        MEDICAL RECORD FIELD REVIEWER
 
Altegra Health, a Change Healthcare Company is a total solutions partner for healthcare data auditing and analytics.  Altegra provides end-to-end solutions to help improve payment integrity data to support accreditation programs, and meet regulatory requirements.  Altegra's nationwide network of registered nurses and certified coders professionally acquire, audit, and analyze healthcare data for healthcare organizations.  Altegra Health specializes in;

 
  • CMS HCC Risk Adjustment
  • Medical Record Reviews (Accreditation)
 
Position Description
 
Altegra is currently recruiting RNs, LPNs, LVNs, CNAs, MA’s, Certified Coders, RHIT and RHIA professionals who have extensive experience with EMR/EHR to work as Medical Record Reviewers (Field Reviewers).  We also consider Healthcare Professionals that have a minimum of 2 years hands on experience working with medical record charts.  Reviewers visit physician offices and hospitals to retrieve specific document information from medical records for various projects and studies within a 40 mile radius or greater of the area you reside.  Radius requirements are firm, and we do take into consideration any geographical constraints that would hinder travel for the full radius of an area.  These specific conditions are addressed on a case by case basis.

Altegra’s Scheduling team and a Field Reviewer Advocate assigned will help plan daily work schedules.  We provide computer equipment for chart scanning and file transferal (laptop, scanner and flash drive).  Help desk assistance for both IT and medical record retrieval support provided.

We offer competitive wages and opportunities for end of project bonus and other incentives.  Thorough training provided in the use of our technology, processes, documents to be scanned or copied, and HIPAA confidentiality requirements for protected health information.

 
This is a non-clinical position, work is project based and is not considered to be full time permanent employment.
 
 
Job Requirements
  • Must be an RN, LPN, LVN, Certified Coder, RHIT, RHIA, CNA, MA or medical records professional with a minimum of 2 years hands on medical or EHR/EMR experience
  • Abide all HIPAA and associated patient confidentiality requirements
  • Strong computer skills and high-speed internet access at home (no dial-up)
  • Reliable transportation, auto insurance and valid driver's license
  • Must have a working cell phone, printer and home computer
  • Availability at least 24 hours per week during business hours
  • Professional, articulate and able to work independently
  • Ability to manage and meet deadlines
  • Must be willing to travel within a 40 mile radius
  • Business attire required
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Successfully complete required documentation, training, testing and quality assessments
  • Accurately and efficiently manage paper medical records, or an EHR/EMR platform to retrieve information
  • Scan relevant components of the medical record to support reviews performed
  • Upload extracted medical records per assignment
  • Maintain consistent communication lines with advocate
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with care provider offices, clinics, hospitals, other clinical facilities
  • Travel to medical facilities or provider offices in specified areas to complete review services
 
 

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