Job #: 5820
Title: Certified Medical Coder
Job Location: Bishop, California - United States
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: NO
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Title: Northern Inyo Hospital, Bishop, CA
Employment Type: Contract - 3 months
No remote. Candidate needs to be on site for the duration of the assignment.
Location: CA JOB DESCRIPTION
Reviews medical records and performs coding on all diagnoses, procedures, (both medical and surgical) for correct DRG assignment. Uses the most accurate codes for reimbursement purposes, research, epidemiology, statistical analysis outcomes, financial and strategic planning, evaluation of quality of care, and communication to support the patients treatment. Maintains the confidentiality of patient records and procedures. Holding a senior coding position, assumes primary responsibility for DRG validation/accuracy, primary role in assisting medical staff members with improving quality of documentation , and serves as a mentor to the Coder Trainee and Coder I. Participates in chart review projects as assigned and other duties as needed. The Certified Coder reports to the HIM Manager
Associates Degree in Health Information Management, AND two (2) years of medical/surgical coding experience,; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) required.
If no CCS applicant, will consider a Certified Coding Specialist-Physician (CCS-P), Certified Professional Coder-Hospital (CPC-H) and/or a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) with the understanding they will sit for the CCS exam within the 1styear of employment.
Current AHIMA or AAPC Certification Required (CPC, CCS-P) Outpatient Coding Experience Required with Experience in ED and Observation Coding Responsible for assignment of accurate E&M, ICD-10, CPT codes and modifiers from medical record documentation. Identifies and abstracts information from medical records (paper or electronic) Works within GE Centricity and McKesson Paragon/One Content, including 3M Follows established query process to clarify documentation to support coding assignments Maintains productivity and accuracy requirements as outlined Can this Coder work remotely? not at first coder must train onsite, once training is complete Coder must work onsite every 4-6 weeks.
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University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree
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