Telecommute Hospital Coder II in Vancouver

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Washington

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Thu, Jan 10, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare provider needs applicants for an opening for a Telecommute Hospital Coder II in Vancouver.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Reviewing the medical record to assure specificity of diagnoses and procedures for code assignment
  • Researching and providing education to providers and staff regarding coding and compliance issues
  • Abstracting information from medical records following established methods and procedures

Required Skills:

  • Current CPC-H, CCS, RHIT or RHIA (Registered Health Information Manager) required
  • Five years of directly related work experience inpatient acute care, hospital-based coding and abstracting
  • Used ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 coding systems required
  • Formal training or college coursework from a medical coding accredited school, in lieu of experience may be considered
  • Ability to maneuver through multiple computer applications including encoders
  • All other requirements necessary for this position