Remote Outpatient Coder III in the San Diego Area

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: California

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Apr 19, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

An academic health system is seeking a Remote Outpatient Coder III.

Must be able to:

  • Assure the highest level of data integrity, denial avoidance due to coding
  • Perform data entry into electronic databases for use in assessing the quality of patient care
  • Communicate coding and documentation requirements to clinicians

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • Must be able to work various hours & locations based on business needs
  • Graduation from High School or GED; or equivalent experience
  • Must have coding knowledge or two (2) years of experience in acute care setting
  • Demonstrated coding experience with outpatient surgery and emergency room records
  • Must maintain credentials by attending regular education sessions
  • Must be able to work overtime if required