Telecommute Trauma and OB Inpatient Medical Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, April 06, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding, Quality Assurance

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Job Summary

A healthcare management company has an open position for a Telecommute Trauma and OB Inpatient Medical Coder.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Applying ICD-10 codes for diagnoses and procedures for inpatient stays
  • Identifying and extracting information from medical records
  • Working within various client systems including applicable coding compliance editor software to ensure records are accurately coded

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Position requires excellent computer/communication skills for provider and staff interactions
  • Knowledge of anatomy/physiology and disease process, medical terminology, coding guidelines, documentation requirements, familiarity with medications and reimbursement guidelines; and encoder experience
  • Candidate must have ability to handle multiple projects and appropriately prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
  • Current AAPC or AHIMA In-Patient coding certification required
  • Registered Health Information Technologist (RHIT)
  • A minimum of three years experience is required