Remote Hospital Outpatient Surgery Coder in Des Moines

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Iowa

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Apr 13, 2020

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A non-profit network of hospitals is seeking a Remote Hospital Outpatient Surgery Coder in Des Moines.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Assigning codes for all diagnoses, treatments, and procedures
  • Coding Complex cases (excluding OP ancillary/series)
  • Assigning appropriate ICD-10 diagnoses and procedures

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Completion of nationally recognized Coding Program (AHIMA/AAPC)
  • 2-year Health Information Technology Program
  • Additional coding registrations as required by the employer
  • 3 years of progressive on-the-job experience in an acute care setting
  • Ability to code Complex coding
  • Knowledge regarding MS-DRG’s, APC’s and official coding guidelines