Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Compliance Analyst II, HIM/Coding in New York, New York

Compliance Analyst II, HIM/Coding

Job Posting Number: 19765

Allied Health – Health Information Management

New York,NY

February 17, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

The Health Information Management (HIM) Compliance team is comprised of coding professionals who provide coding guidance within HIM and other departments. We collaborate with providers across the Center to audit, identify, trend, and train on medical coding and related matters. We review submissions and provide feedback for required documentation including physician, nursing, and other clinicians.

You are:

  • Able to maintain, analyze, and trend detailed and complex clinical information to effectively solve problems

  • An action-oriented individual who is results-driven and willing to learn

  • A communicator, who provides constructive feedback, effectively builds and employs networks, and collaborates to match the shifting demands of different situations

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with departmental and organizational goals

You will:

  • Be responsible for special projects involving clinical data management and documentation to support the services provided

  • Perform audits to monitor compliance of ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT-4, and facility E/M levels

  • Periodically review clinical documentation to ensure quality and consistency

  • Work under the supervision of the Health Information Management Senior compliance analyst

You need:

  • A bachelor’s degree

  • At least 2 years hands-on coding experience and an interest in compliance

  • Supervisory experience in an automated health care environment

  • RHIA/RHIT/CCS/CPC certification (preferred)

Nice to have:

  • Experience working with and understanding of Medicare National Coverage Determinations (NCD) and Local Coverage Determinations (LCD)

  • Knowledge and experience in inpatient coding

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access

  • A strategic mindset to regularly problem-solve and think creatively

  • Experience in hospital/facility patient accounting/billing


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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