A health services company is in need of a Telecommute Outpatient Medical Coder. Must be able to: Code a minimum average of 10 Outpatient encounters per hour with 95% accuracy. Accurately perform the full scope of outpatient multi-specialty coding. Follow site-specific coding guidelines.
High School Diploma or General Education Degree. Minimum of 3 years coding in a hospital setting with experience in Outpatient facility coding. Must have experience in regulatory issues related to Medicare and other third party payers. Require RHIA, RHIT and /or CCS.
Must be able to: Assign diagnostic and procedural codes to patient charts of moderate to high complexity. Abides by the Standards of Ethical Coding as set forth by AHIMA. Abstract required clinical information from the medical record. Qualifications for this position include:
Assigning diagnostic and procedural codes to patient charts of moderate to high complexity. Reviewing medical records to determine accurate required abstracting elements. Meeting and/or exceeding Conifer’s coding productivity guidelines. Applicants must meet the following qualifications: