Location: San Diego, CA (UCSD is looking for a local candidate or someone who is open to relocating. UCSD also open to remote candidate but preference is local candidate)
Under the direction of the Director of Revenue and Operations, the Assistant Director of Professional Coding is responsible for the strategic direction, quality and productivity of Physician Group Coding and Charge Entry activities. The Assistant Director supervises all professional coding career, contract and charge capture resources as well as the team of second level auditors/ trainers. The Assistant Director is responsible for building and supporting a strong team and collaborative environment between management and staff for each area of responsibility. Through a collaborative approach, the Assistant Director will focus on improving the overall quality of coding, reducing errors, and mitigating coding-related denials.