Telecommute Senior Outpatient Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, July 20, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare company has a current position open for a Telecommute Senior Outpatient Coder.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Reviewing medical records to determine accurate required abstracting elements
  • Assigning diagnostic and procedural codes to patient charts
  • Abstracting required clinical information from the medical record

Required Skills:

  • Ability to travel nationally as needed, not to exceed 10%
  • AHIMA or AAPC approved credential
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Proficient in outpatient diagnosis coding guidelines
  • Working knowledge of the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)
  • Completion of basic coding course or an equivalent combination of education and experience