Remote Observation Outpatient Surgery Coding Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Jan 07, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A business services company needs applicants for an opening for a Remote Observation Outpatient Surgery Coding Specialist.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Correctly assign modifiers to charge master items and coder assigned CPT codes
  • Correctly assign ICD-9-CM primary and secondary diagnoses and procedure codes
  • Correctly assign E&M levels on ER facility and professional fees

Position Requirements Include:

  • 2 years experience coding observation and outpatient surgery records
  • AHIMA or AAPC credential (RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC, or COC)
  • Prefer experience with infusion and injection charging