Remote Certified Outpatient Medical Coder in Jackson

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Mississippi

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, August 20, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A staffing company is filling a position for a Remote Certified Outpatient Medical Coder in Jackson.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Assigning ICD-10 and/or CPT/HCPCS codes and abstracting pertinent information from patient records
  • Ensuring that all cases in compliance with CMS policies and procedures
  • Implementing medical centers physician query processes when code assignments are not straight forward

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Participates in orientation training activities
  • Three years of experience coding outpatient clinic and same-day surgery records in a hospital setting
  • Must have three years of relevant coding experience
  • Must have an AHIMA (CCS, CCS-P, RHIT, RHIA) or AAPC (CPC, CPC-H) certification
  • Must have experience working with complex records
  • Must have access to a home office set-up with a reliable, high-speed internet connection