A staffing firm is seeking a Telecommute Inpatient CCS Medical Coder in Phoenix. Core Responsibilities of this position include: Performing a complete chart review. Assigning ICD-9 CM and/or CPT codes in accordance with guidelines.
Knowledge of official guidelines for coding and reporting. Knowledge of MS-DRGs and reimbursement methods for Medicare, CHAMPUS, Medicaid, other payers. Familiar with charge master and use of CDM for reference. Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology.
Must be able to: Analyze medical information from medical records. Accurately code diagnostic and procedural information. Seek out missing information and create complete records. Qualifications for this position include: High school diploma/GED or equivalent.