Telecommute Hospital Medical Coder III in Stockbridge

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Georgia

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommute Hospital Medical Coder III in Stockbridge.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Assigning diagnostic and procedural codes to patient records using ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM and any other designated coding classification system in accordance with the UHDDS coding guidelines
  • Assigning procedural categories as applicable
  • Maintaining or exceed established coding accuracy and productivity standards

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • Extensive knowledge of ICD-9-CM/ICD-10-CM and ICD10-PC, MS-DRG’s and POA Assignments coding principles and guidelines
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, abbreviations, techniques and surgical procedures; anatomy and physiology; major disease processes; if applicable pharmacology; and the metric system
  • Knowledge of reimbursement systems, as well as federal, state and payer-specific regulations and policies pertaining to medical documentations, billing and coding
  • Knowledge of Standards of Ethical Coding
  • Skill and ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Skill and ability to research and analyze data, draw conclusions, and resolve issues