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HOSPITAL INPATIENT SURGICAL MEDICAL CODER
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HOSPITAL INPATIENT SURGICAL MEDICAL CODER

Job Description


  • Responsible for coding inpatient, outpatient (Observation and Surgical) ancillary department medical records, and abstracting information into hospital system. 
  • Responsible for final coding of all hospital medical records utilizing ICD9, CPT, & HCPCS coding books, 3M encoder, Nextgen computer system, abstracting designated medical records information into NextGen. 
  • Monitor unbilled account reports for outstanding or un-coded discharges. 
  • Keep abreast of coding guidelines and reimbursement reporting requirements.
  • Obtain training and complete ICD-10 training for hospitals.
  • Abstract quality indicators for CMS to ensure appropriate requirements have been met for submission to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid. 
  • Abstract Blue Cross and Blue Shield severity and intensity data to ensure appropriate requirements have been met for submission to Blue Cross and Blue Shield. 
  • Analyze records for Medical Staff quality indicators.  





Job Requirements


  • An Associate’s Degree or equivalent formal training preferred. Will consider other certification approved by either AAPC or AHIMA.   
  • 3 to 5 years of hospital coding experience is required. 
  • Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA). 
  • Knowledge of ICD-9-CM, CPT and HCPCS coding systems. 
  • Medical terminology, good communication skills and attention to detail, ICD-10 knowledge/training.

For consideration please email a Word document resume to: [Click Here to Email Your Resum√©]

 

Please refer to job code CBW8436 HOSPITAL INPATIENT SURGICAL MEDICAL CODER in the subject line.




Job Snapshot

Base Pay $22.00 - $24.00 /Hour
Other Pay Excellent Benefits!
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care, Insurance
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others Yes
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel None
Job ID CBW8436
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