Telecommuting Inpatient Medical Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Aug 17, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare company is seeking a Telecommuting Inpatient Medical Coder.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Identifying appropriate assignment of ICD-10 Codes and CPT
  • Abstracting additional data elements during the Chart Review process
  • Reviewing and maintaining a record of charts coded, held, and/or missing

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Ability to participate in Coding department meetings and educational events
  • Coding credential required from AHIMA/AAPC (RHIA, RHIT, CCS)
  • HS Diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of Inpatient medical coding experience (hospital, facility, etc.)
  • Must have ICD-10 experience and experience applying DRG to coding
  • Ability to use a PC in a Windows environment, including MS Excel and EMR