Telecommute Medical Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Jan 16, 2019

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Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A health information management company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommute Medical Coder.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Reviewing inpatient charts to determine all diagnoses/procedure codes
  • Recognizing incomplete or incorrect documentation and initiating physician queries
  • Utilizing computerized encoder and/or other reference guides online

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • 2+ years working as a medical coder
  • Successful completion in a program with AHIMA or AAPC approval status
  • Maintain 95% DRG and overall accuracy rate
  • Maintain required productivity standards
  • Able to troubleshoot minor technical issues
  • Knowledge of various hospital information systems