Telecommute Inpatient Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Virginia

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A staffing agency is seeking a Telecommute Inpatient Coder.

Must be able to:

  • Perform necessary code assignment and sequencing in accordance with Official Coding Guidelines
  • Abstraction of information for Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance payers
  • Articulate and send appropriate query requests to physicians

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CIC, or CCA with ability to acquire CCS Certification within 2 years of date of hire
  • 3+ years experience in a Hospital or related healthcare field
  • Previous experience at the advanced level with windows based software applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook), encoder software and e-mail applications