Remote Inpatient Coding Consultant in Birmingham

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Alabama

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time, Part Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare company needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Inpatient Coding Consultant in Birmingham.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Review medical records and assign accurate codes for diagnoses and procedures
  • Assign and sequence codes accurately based on medical record documentation
  • Assign the appropriate discharge disposition

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience coding or auditing
  • Recent experience in academic/level 1 trauma centers
  • Experience coding or auditing inpatient records for various facilities
  • Track record of acceptable productivity standards
  • Maintain 95% accuracy rate for DRG assignment and 95% productivity rate
  • Experience with various software including EMR, Encoder and Auditing software