Telecommute Outpatient HIM Coding Consultant in Houston

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Texas

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, June 25, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Onsite Required, Some Travel

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A health information management company is seeking a Remote Outpatient HIM Coding Consultant in Houston.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Reviewing medical records and assigning accurate codes
  • Assigning the appropriate discharge disposition
  • Maintaining 95% accuracy rate and 95% accuracy rate for APC assignment

Position Requirements Include:

  • Attending education meetings/in-services and willing to travel when needed
  • Associate or Bachelor's from AHIMA certified HIM Program or Nursing Program OR
  • Completion of certificate program with CCS, CPC or CCSP
  • 1-5 years of coding experience in a hospital and/or coding consulting role
  • Experience in computerized encoding and abstracting software
  • Must pass annual Introductory HIPAA examination and other annual assigned testing