Remote Outpatient Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Virginia

Compensation: Salary

Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Permanent, Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare company is in need of a Remote Outpatient Coder.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Performing necessary outpatient code assignment and sequencing
  • Abstracting information for Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance payers
  • Articulating and sending appropriate query requests to physicians. Responsible for QI initiatives, audits and department query incitation

Qualifications Include:

  • RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CIC, or CCA with ability to acquire CCS Certification within 2 years of date of hire
  • 3 years Hospital or related healthcare field
  • Previous experience at the advanced level with windows based software applications, encoder software and e-mail applications