Codes, abstracts and reviews patient records. Follows established guidelines for the use of ICD10/PCS and CPT 4 coding systems and conventions. Responsible for assignment of diagnostic and procedural coding using a computerized Encoder and standard reference materials. Performs data entry into the hopitalgrouper coding software. Refers non-routine/complicated cases to Supervisor. This is an in-house Coder position
License and Certification Requirements:
Current Coding Credential from AAPC (CIC) or AHIMA (CCS). Would consider CPC or CCS-P with inpatient coding expeience/training.
Minimum of one year hospital inpatient coding
Three years plus of hospital coding, at least one year of inpatient coding.
High School graduate or equivalent.
Graduate of an Accredited Coding Traing Program