Telecommuting Medical Inpatient Coding Consultant in Chicago

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Illinois

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare company is seeking a Telecommuting Medical Inpatient Coding Consultant in Chicago.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Assigning diagnostic and procedural codes to patient records using ICD-10-CM and CPT/HCPCS
  • Reviewing medical records and assigning accurate codes for diagnoses and procedures
  • Assigning the appropriate discharge disposition

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience coding or auditing
  • RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC or CCS-P credentials
  • Recent experience in academic/level 1 trauma centers
  • Experience coding or auditing inpatient records for various facilities
  • Maintain 95% accuracy rate for DRG assignment and 95% productivity rate
  • Experience with various software including EMR, Encoder and Auditing software