Telecommuting Inpatient Coder in the Aurora Area

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Illinois

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Onsite Required, Some Travel

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

An IT company is seeking a Telecommuting Inpatient Coder in the Aurora Area.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Coding inpatient conditions and procedures as documented in the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding
  • Reviewing clinical documentation and diagnostic results
  • Extracting data and apply appropriate ICD-10-CM codes for billing, internal and external reporting, etc

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • This position requires one day onsite in Aurora, IL with the remainder of the days remote
  • Ability to code and maintain >95% quality standards and meet productivity standards as documented for each project
  • Three years or greater of inpatient coding experience in an acute care facility
  • Credentials to include one or a combination of the following: RHIA, RHIT, and/or CCS
  • Advanced knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, disease process, pharmacology, complex surgical procedures
  • Advanced knowledge of accepted medical abbreviations and their meanings