RN/Clinical Coder - Revenue Integrity - FT - Days
Iasis Healthcare | San Antonio, TX | Posted: 7/1/2014
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Under the general direction of the Director of Revenue Integrity/Coding, the Coder IV is responsible for the performance of concurrent coding of the Revenue Integrity Department.  This position serves as a resource for the other members of the coding team. This position will concurrently code and assign DRG and length of stay to patient accounts while patients are still in house.  This position requires extensive communication with case management and physicians to support clinical severity of patients and reimbursement.  Query process knowledge.  Abstracts information from the medical record in compliance with state and other regulatory agencies.   Knowledge of ICD-9 and reimbursement methodologies, documentation practices, and MS-DRG schemes highly preferred.   Ability to utilize clinical knowledge in accordance with coding guidelines.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
 
A.    Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Technology/Management required/or Nursing(RN).  RHIA, RHIT, CCDS, CDIP, and CCS certification required or eligible to sit for any of the above exams preferred. 
 
B.    Proficiency in ICD-9 and CPT-4 hospital coding assignment preferred. Strong knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathophysiology required.
 
C.    Minimum of five (5) years previous inpatient and outpatient coding experience preferred in a hospital acute-care setting. Previous experience with clinical documentation improvement program preferred.

JOB SNAPSHOT

Employment Type: Full-Time
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay: N/A
Industry: Healthcare - Health Services
Education: Not Specified
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others: Not Specified
Relocation: Not Specified
Required Travel: Not Specified
Job ID: 1305546

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