Virtual Coding Specialist in Gallatin

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Tennessee

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Monday, July 02, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A company that provides healthcare services in growing regions, rural communities and small towns is searching for a person to fill their position for a Virtual Coding Specialist in Gallatin.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Coding records by established guidelines to insure appropriate reimbursement is received
  • Coding records by the appropriate coding scheme and verifying the accuracy of the data contained within the medical record
  • Classifying the patient into the correct MS-DRG, or other payment group, to obtain the most appropriate reimbursement

Position Requirements Include:

  • attending educational programs to maintain the required CE hours. RHIT, RHIA, or CCS certification required
  • 2 to 3 years experience within an acute care setting with emphasis on ICD-9-CM, CPT coding and the prospective payment system
  • Near visual acuity for close paperwork
  • Demonstrated typing ability or computer skills
  • Ability to operate telephone and assist physicians, office personnel, and general public effectively
  • Associate of Science degree in Health Information Technology or a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management