Telecommute Outpatient Coding Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, North Carolina, Texas

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, December 10, 2018

This job expires in 22 days

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare outsourcing solutions provider is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommute Outpatient Coding Specialist.

Must be able to:

  • Review patient records and accurately assign appropriate APC or CPT-4 codes
  • Maintain AHIMA coding standards for productivity

Qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or general education degree required
  • Minimum of 3 years coding in a hospital setting with experience in outpatient facility coding
  • Knowledge of official guidelines for coding and reporting
  • Knowledge of MS-DRGs and reimbursement methods for Medicare, CHAMPUS, Medicaid, other payers
  • Familiar with charge master and use of CDM for reference
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology