Telecommute Specialty Inpatient Coder in Milwaukee

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Wisconsin

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Jan 08, 2019

This job expires in 19 days

Job Category: Medical Coding, Non-profit

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare company has an open position for a Telecommute Specialty Inpatient Coder in Milwaukee.

Must be able to:

  • Code research cases and complex inpatient or cardiac and interventional radiology procedures
  • Sequence diagnoses and procedure codes as outlined in the ICD Official Coding Guidelines
  • Follow up and obtain clarification on inaccurate documentation as appropriate

Qualifications for this position include:

  • CCS, RHIA, or RHIT issued by AHIMA, or CIRCC issued by AAPC
  • Associate's Degree (or equivalent knowledge) in Health Information Management or related field
  • 5 years of experience in coding in an acute health care academic environment
  • Expert knowledge of ICD and PCS coding systems and MS-DRGs
  • Advanced knowledge of pharmacology indications for drug usage and related adverse reactions
  • Intermediate computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office or similar applications