Telecommute Diagnosis Related Group Review Coder in New York City

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: New York

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Aug 13, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding, Quality Assurance

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare consulting and recruitment firm has an open position for a Telecommute Diagnosis Related Group Review Coder in New York City.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Validating ICD-9/10 coding to ensure proper DRG assignment
  • Referring cases with possible utilization and/or quality issues

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Must attend 2 week training and on-site reviews in and outside of NY as assigned
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • AHIMA or AAPC approved credentials
  • At least 2 years of inpatient medical coding with ICD-9-CM / CPT & ICD-10
  • Knowledge of MS-DRG classification and reimbursement structures
  • Proficient at writing AHIMA complaint physician queries