Remote Inpatient Medical Coder in Modesto

Location: California

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Thu, Sep 10, 2020

This job expires in 10 days

Job Category: Healthcare

Remote Level: 100% Remote

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare company needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Inpatient Medical Coder in Modesto.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Coding, analyzing, and abstracting patient records
  • Reviewing medical records to assign diagnosis and procedure codes
  • Communicating with the physician and/or hospital departments for clarification

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years acute care hospital Inpatient Coding experience
  • Ability to take and pass Coding Marker exam prior to hire
  • Ability to review medical records to correctly abstract POA indicators
  • Ability to keep abreast of coding guidelines and reimbursement reporting requirements
  • Ability to report concerns to assigned Coding Quality Coordinator and/or Manager for resolution