Virtual Coding Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Jun 08, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare organization is seeking a Virtual Coding Specialist.

Must be able to:

  • Correctly assign ICD-9-CM primary and secondary diagnoses and procedure codes
  • Create compliant physician queries
  • Update problem list consistent with client contract

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Must have a CCS, RHIT, or CCA-P AHIMA credential or Certified Professional Coder (CPC) (AAPC) credential
  • Minimum 3 years Health Information Management coding experience in an acute care setting required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
  • Must have working knowledge of clinical data bases, data reporting requirements, and personal computer applications