Remote Community Outpatient Coder II in Oakbrook

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Illinois

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Thu, Jun 14, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel 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 healthcare company is filling a position for a Remote Community Outpatient Coder II in Oakbrook.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Coding diagnoses utilizing a computerized encoding software system
  • Being accountable for accurate abstracting of selected clinical and non~clinical information to create a comprehensive database of information
  • Accurately assigning and sequencing diagnosis codes using ICD~10~CM diagnosis

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Able to travel to other hospital sites, corporate settings and seminar locations
  • Must be able to manage computer usage issues using protocols for resolution
  • Must be able to work independently, maintaining productivity and quality standards
  • Ability to achieve CEUs and maintain coding certification
  • Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) with associates degree in Health Information Management
  • 1 to 2 years of recent acute care hospital inpatient or outpatient coding experience