Inpatient Coder

Mary Lanning Healthcare

Introduction:

This position abstracts clinical information; translates medical documentation into diagnoses and procedural codes while utilizing currently accepted coding and classification systems.

PRIMARY JOB DUTIES:

  1. Adheres to Mary Lanning Healthcare’s Mission, Vision and Values.
  2. Adheres to Mary Lanning Healthcare’s Standards of Behavior.
  3. Performs inpatient coding
  4. Abstracts clinical information; translates medical documentation into diagnoses and procedural codes while utilizing currently accepted coding and classification systems.
  5. Sequences codes according to established guidelines
  6. Thoroughly analyzes and interprets medical information, medical diagnoses, coding/classification systems, to ensure accuracy for prospective payment system reimbursement.
  7. Conducts training for physicians/staff on coding and or documentation practices.

Required:

EXPERIENCE: Minumum five years coding exerience.  Cross trained in multiple areas of professional/outpatient coding

EDUCATION:  GED or High School Diploma

CERTIFICATE, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:  Coder must be certified in two of the following certifications: Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Outpatient Coder (COC), Certified Inpatient Coder (CIC), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), or equivalent coding certification

Preferred:

EDUCATION: Associate Degree: Coding or Medical Field

Compensation/Benefits:

Hourly position: $18.11-$27.16, wages are set based on years of related work experience.

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Please complete an online application! https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/mlmh#/job/3481

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