Remote Inpatient Trauma Medical Coder

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Sep 22, 2020

This job expires in 1 days

Job Category: Healthcare

Remote Level: 100% Remote

Employer Type: Employer

Job Summary

A clinical documentation company has a current position open for a Remote Inpatient Trauma Medical Coder.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Review medical records to identify pertinent diagnoses and procedures relative to the patient's health care
  • Select the principal diagnosis and principal procedure, along with other diagnoses and procedures
  • Abstract appropriate information from the medical record based on the guidelines provided by the client

Qualifications Include:

  • Licenses/Certifications; CCS, RHIT, or RHIA
  • Must have a minimum of 3-5 years acute Care Hospital Trauma I/II experience
  • Extensive knowledge of ICD-10 CM/PCS coding principles and guidelines, DRG Assignment, MCC/CC capture
  • Understands medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, surgical technology, pharmacology and disease processes
  • A high-level coding accuracy, critical thinking skills and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written