Medical Billing and Coding Instructor | Part-Time | Evening

 
Created
6/22/2022
Location
Mesa, Arizona
Instruct and implement the Medical Billing and Coding program to educate students in accordance with the curriculum standards and objectives. Provide oversight of quality and integrity of Medical Billing and Coding program.

The East Valley Campus is located at 2160 S. Power Road, Mesa, AZ 85209.

Schedule: Monday-Thursday | 5:30 pm to 9:50 pm

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Implement and evaluate daily lesson plans.
  • Plan instruction to achieve specific objectives based on student needs and established curriculum.
  • Monitor students' attendance in the program and coordinate with the Student Services Coordinator or Associate Director when absences occur two days in a row.    Prepare attendance reports weekly for the office management department.
  • Review student success rates and implement a plan to reduce student withdrawals.  Meet with students to encourage them to stay in the program.  Maintain an 80% student success rate for all classes taught in the program.
  • Maintain student grades by established policies.  Prepare final grades at the end of each sequence to update student records and transcripts.
  • Evaluate students' performance regarding achievements in curriculum and activities and make necessary provisions to meet learning needs.
  • Arrange and coordinate guest speakers, community service field trips, and visits to clinics and medical offices.
  • Prepare lectures and practical demonstrations for students in class and individually.
  • Assist and advise students with the Medical Billing and Coding program curriculum.
  • Monitor student academic progress and inform the Student Services Coordinator or Associate Director when a student’s grade average for any course drops below 77%.
  • Monitor students in the classroom. Assist students and ensure safety precautions are adhered to.
  • May assist and coordinate externships for Medical Billing and Coding students.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduation from an accredited Medical Billing and Coding program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), or graduation from an otherwise recognized training entity (e.g., hospital-based program) in Medical Billing and Coding or graduation from an institution located outside of the United States and its territories in Medical Billing and Coding.
  • Four (4) years of job-related training and experience for those instructors who are not graduates from an accredited medical billing and coding program.
  • Three (3) years of occupational experience in Medical Billing and Coding.
  • Classroom teaching experience preferred.
  • Must hold a current license, certification, or other designation required by local, state, or federal laws to work in the Medical Billing and Coding field.
  • Verbal and written communications skills.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and computer skills.

 

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