Coder - A - Clinical Documentation/Coding

Job Description

Coder - A - Clinical Documentation/Coding

SUMMARY: Working with a team, accurately assigns ICD-9/10-CM diagnosis and procedures codes and CPT-4 procedure codes to outpatient medical records utilizing the 3M encoding software application. Abstracts clinical, financial, trauma-related, and quality management information into the health system's information management system. Monitors accounts-receivable, abstract rejection, claims rejection and other associated billing reports. Performs outpatient hospital coding 70% or more of total coding output.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma/G.E.D. required. Full-time coding work related experience in an acute care inpatient hospital setting required. Minimum two (2) years ICD-9/10-CM and CPT-4 coding experience with outpatient hospital medical records required.

POSITION DETAILS: Per Diem