Remote Facility Observation Coder in the New Orleans Area

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Louisiana

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Apr 12, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Entry Level

Job Summary

A non-profit healthcare system has a current position open for a Remote Facility Observation Coder in the New Orleans Area.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Accurately assigning ICD-10, CPT and/or HCPCS
  • Reviewing the medical documentation
  • Researching patient accounts in response to questions

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of coding experience OR an AHIMA/AAPC certification
  • Computer skills and dexterity required for data entry and retrieval of information
  • Must be proficient with Windows-style applications