Certified Medical Coder
Medix | Houston , TX | Posted : 8/19/2014

Our client, a world-renowned hospital in the Houston Medical Center, is currently looking to add Certified Coders to their team.  This position will require a coding certification (CPC, CCS).  This position is contract-hire and the contract portion will last at least 3-6 months with the opportunity to go permanent based on job performance.  While on contract, you are eligible for benefits, bonuses, and 401K options!    

If you are not a Certified Coder but know someone who is - refer them for a referral bonus from Medix!    

Medix Healthcare is the leading Recruiting Organization specializing in Healthcare Professional placements for all of the major Healthcare Organizations throughout the greater Houston area.

We have opportunities in the Houston Medical Center as well as West Houston, Sugar Land, the Galleria area, the Woodlands, etc. If you are looking for a career change or simply a way to get your foot in the door with a large organization - send us your resume! One of our recruiters will contact you to speak with you about the different opportunities we have and work with you on finding the perfect fit! 


Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Reviewing Clinical Documentation world renowned
  • Reviewing Diagnostic Results
  • Extracting data
  • Applying appropriate ICD-9-CM /CPT codes for billing
  • Handling internal and external reporting
  • Researching on patient accounts
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Assigning accurate codes, conditions and procedures as documented in the ICD-9-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting

Job Requirements Include:

  • At least one of the following Certifications: CPC, CPC-H or CCS
  • 1-2 years of experience in Outpatient Coding
  • In-depth knowledge of ICD-9 and CPT coding
  • Knowledge of multi-specialty coding
  • Ability to work independently

Keywords: code, coder, coding, medical coder, hospital coder, surgery coder, healthcare coder, outpatient, certified coder, ICD-9, CPT, CPC, CPC-H, CCS, RHIT, RHIA

*If you are interested in growth opportunity, continuous development in Medical Coding, and the ability to work collaboratively with reputable healthcare professionals apply today!



Employment Type: Full-Time
Base Pay: $16.00 - $22.00 /Hour
Other Pay: N/A
Industry: Healthcare - Health Services
Education: Not Specified
Experience: At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others: Not Specified
Relocation: No
Required Travel: Not Specified
Job ID: Not Available

Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for contract employees representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions.

We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service and top quality professionals to our clients across the country. Our brand promise: Anticipating Needs. Exceeding Expectations. focuses our efforts to assist clients staffing a temporary need, a seasonal spike in their business cycle or when using Medix to augment their staff on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct hire placement basis. Medix has the expertise and dedication to provide them with top industry professionals to timely and effectively secure their staffing needs.

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