Telecommute Long Term Acute Care Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, April 06, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Temporary

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A healthcare company needs applicants for an opening for a Telecommute Long Term Acute Care Coder.

Must be able to:

  • Perform timely and accurately the ICD-10-CM/PCS coding of all patients diagnosis/procedures
  • Abstract and process the medical record following the patients discharge from the hospital
  • Release confidential information

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Current certification from American Health Information Management Association, credentialed as a RHIA, RHIT, CCS
  • Graduate of an accredited University with an Associate or Bachelor’s degree with coursework in Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Pathophysiology
  • Coding experience in an inpatient setting or LTAC environment
  • Ability to project a professional image
  • Knowledge and experience in the needs of patients ranging in age from 18 to geriatric
  • Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of practice in job situations