Telecommute Inpatient Medical Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Ohio

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, April 02, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A healthcare company is in need of a Telecommute Inpatient Medical Coder.

Must be able to:

  • Review medical record documentation and accurately assign appropriate ICD-9 / ICD-10 diagnoses and procedure codes
  • Assure that assigned codes support the documented reason for the visit and medical necessity of outpatient accounts
  • Maintain competency and accuracy while utilizing tools of the trade, such as the 3M encoder

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • 2 year/Associates Degree in HIM / Coding Certification
  • RHIA or RHIT or CCS or COC & CIC
  • Minimum two years acute care coding experience, to include both inpatient and outpatient experience
  • Satisfactory completion of Anatomy and Physiology as well as Medical Terminology
  • Knowledge of Clinical Documentation and query processes
  • Thorough knowledge of medical record content to include electronic medical records