Telecommuting Inpatient Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, April 09, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A provider of physician advisory and revenue cycle services is in need of a Telecommuting Inpatient Coder.

Must be able to:

  • Review all documentation in the medical record and assigns codes for all diagnoses, treatments, and procedures
  • Review physician assigned diagnosis code after thorough review of the medical record
  • Accurately code conditions and procedures for complex inpatient and surgery accounts or code two or more outpatient types at an expert level

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Minimum of RHIA, RHIT, and/or CCS credential
  • Thorough knowledge of modifiers, HCPCS and denial handling
  • Exceptional inpatient coding and surgery coding proficiency
  • Accurately abstract information from the medial records into the abstract system
  • Minimum of 3 years inpatient coding and/or auditing experience
  • Abide by the Standards of Ethical Coding as set forth by the American Health Information Management Association(AHIMA) and adheres to official coding guidelines