CODER REMOTE(CERT - INPATIENT)HIM-PRN
Company: McAllen Medical Center
Posted on: April 6, 2021
Performs the functions of all services of IP coding. Responsible
and accountable for coding and DRG accuracy, timeliness of coding,
and utilization of systems used to perform coding functions.
Maintains relationship with Coding Manager/Supervisor, CDI team,
Business Office and Case Management staff. Performs primary
function of coding inpatient records, to include DRG assignment and
validation. Maintains knowledge of outpatient coding and other
areas to assist as needed. Utilizes the 3M Encoder to code and
classify accurately all medical records according to ICD-10-CM/PCS.
Responsible and accountable for maintaining performance skills.
- Three to Five years coding experience required (Inpatient
- Advanced training in medical coding (ICD10-CM/PCS, CPT and
- Medical terminology, anatomy and physiology required.
- Computer skills.
- Ability to read medical reports, interpret lab values pertinent
to coding diagnoses, abstract pertinent
information from records and to provide meaningful information by
telephone or letter in replying to
- Ability to work remotely. Must be able to provide high speed
internet at place of residence at the expense of the employee, with
a work area that is in adherence to privacy and security policies
- Must demonstrate commitment and adherence to STHSs Compliance
Program and Code of Conduct through compliance with all policies
and procedures, the Code of Conduct, attendance at required
training and immediately reporting suspected compliance issue(s) to
the Compliance Officer.
EDUCATION / LICENSURE:
- High School or GED required
- Certification: RHIT, RHIA, CCA, or CCS required.
- Degree (Medical Records or Healthcare related field) or Coding
Education from an accredited vocational school/college
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