Remote Hospital Coding Quality Reviewer in West Allis

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Wisconsin

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Jan 02, 2019

Job Category: Medical Coding, Quality Assurance

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Flexible, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Remote Hospital Coding Quality Reviewer in West Allis.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Completing coding accuracy reviews to assist the coding leadership in carrying out the department's compliance plan
  • Reviewing coded health information records to evaluate the quality of staff coding
  • Reviewing charts to insure accurate coding for inpatient, outpatient and day surgery records

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • RHIT issued by AHIMA, or RHIA registration issued by AHIMA, or CCS certification issued by AHIMA
  • Associate's Degree in Health Information Management or related field
  • 5 years of experience in coding in an acute health care environment
  • Expert knowledge of ICD and CPT coding systems, G-codes, HCPCS codes, CPT modifiers, MS-DRGs and APC
  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, pathophysiology
  • Advanced knowledge of pharmacology indications for drug usage and related adverse reactions