Inpatient Coder (Remote) - CodingWellstar Shared Services • Marietta, GA • Coding, Compliance, and Health Information Systems • 96736 • Days, Evenings, Various • PRN
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PRN Days Shifts Available
Reviews documentation in inpatient and/or IVR (interventional radiology) medical records, and accurately and completely assigns appropriate diagnostic and procedural ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/ICD10-PCS or CPT-4 HCPCS
codes to the greatest specificity and assigning the most accurate DRG/APC as appropriate. Abstracts demographic and coding information into the information system accurately and completely.
- High school graduate or possess a General Educational Development (GED) Diploma from an accredited program.
- Completed course in anatomy and physiology.
- Billing or Coding School Certification (AHIMA or AAPC to include but not limited to RHIT, RHIA, CCS or CPC) in hospital coding preferred
- Must have and maintain a 95% or higher accuracy in abstracting, code and DRG assignment while meeting productivity requirements.
- Minimum of 5-7 years of acute care inpatient and/or IVR coding experience (with Same day surgery, ED and OP diagnostic outpatient coding experiences are a plus) preferred
- Computer/data entry experience.
- Ability to communicate with various members of the healthcare team.
- Ability to use EXCEL, Word and have basic computer operational knowledge.
- Epic and 3M experience preferred.
- Ability to work in a remote environment.
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