Codes, abstracts and reviews patient records. Follows established guidelines for the use of ICD10-CM 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 hospital
grouper coding software. Refers non-routine/complicated cases to Supervisor.
This is an in-house Coder position with possibility of remote coding for one to two days per week after 90 day probation.
License and Certification Requirements:
Current Coding Credential from AAPC such as CPC, COC or AHIMA CCS-P
Minimum of one full year outpatient hospital or professional coding
Two plus years of full-time coding experience
High School graduate or equivalent.
Graduate of an Accredited Coding Training Program