Remote Academic Inpatient Coder in Oak Brook

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Illinois

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Jun 04, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A regional healthcare company has an open position for a Remote Academic Inpatient Coder in Oak Brook.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Reviewing all documentation in the patient record for accurate and complete code assignment
  • Contributing toward achieving the team goals
  • Maintaining current knowledge of ICD~CM~10, ICD~PCS

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • Able to travel to other hospital sites, corporate settings and seminar locations
  • Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)
  • Associates degree in Health Information Management
  • Attention to detail
  • Must be able to manage computer usage issues using protocols for resolution
  • Ability to interpret regulatory and payor rules and directives concerning coding
  • Analytical skills for abstracting of clinical and nonclinical data