Virtual Inpatient Coder

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Mon, May 07, 2018

Job Category: Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A staffing agency is seeking a Virtual Inpatient Coder.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Assigning diagnostic and procedural codes to patient charts
  • Abiding by the Standards of Ethical Coding as set forth by AHIMA
  • Abstracting required clinical information from the medical record

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • AHIMA or AAPC approved credentials
  • At least 1-3 years of medical coding in an acute care setting
  • Knowledge of MS-DRG classification and reimbursement structures
  • Understanding of appropriate level of care orders
  • Working knowledge of Value Based Purchasing
  • Proficient at writing AHIMA complaint physician queries