Remote HB Inpatient Coding Specialist III

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Jun 17, 2020

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No 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 in need of a Remote HB Inpatient Coding Specialist III.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Assigns the appropriate ICD codes to diagnoses and procedures on inpatient cases
  • Abstracting demographic and clinical data from the patient’s medical record
  • Effectively interacting with providers for clarification of coding/documentation issues

Required Skills:

  • Five years of coding experience
  • Completion of an AHIMA approved program for Certified Coding Specialist
  • Health Information Technician (2 year degree)
  • CCS, RHIT, or RHIA by an AHIMA recognized program
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to represent coding on teams, committees, and task forces as assigned by management