Telecommute Senior Physician Practice Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Arkansas, Iowa, North Dakota, Texas, Utah, West Virginia

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, May 17, 2019

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Flexible, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A non-profit health care system is seeking a Telecommute Senior Physician Practice Coder.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Analyzing complex diagnosis and procedure documentation
  • Recognizing complex diagnoses and procedures
  • Clarifying missing or inadequate record information

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge
  • Training equivalent to the two year certification course in medical record keeping
  • Elevated level of knowledge and understanding of ICD9 and CPT coding principles
  • 3+ years of specialized professional coding experience for clinical specialty areas
  • Must be able to achieve an acceptable accuracy rate on the coding test