CentraState Healthcare System

Outpatient Coder - Hybrid Remote

Posted Date 2 months ago(9/29/2021 8:53 AM)
ID
2021-11759
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Location
CentraState Medical Center
Shift
Day
Work Schedule
8A-4P

Overview

Applies ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 codes to outpatient diagnoses and procedures.

Responsibilities

 

  • Reviews outpatient records to ensure complete and accurate documentation to support all diagnoses and procedures.
  • Accurately abstracts required data such as discharge dispositions, consultations and procedure/operative information with 95% accuracy.
  • In a 7.5 hour day completes an average of 22-25 inpatient records, 50 surgical records, or 100 ED records.
  • Assigns codes with a 95% DRG accuracy rate.
  • Faxes notification to physicians when a diagnosis is not provided to support medical necessity and follows-up as appropriate.
  • Monitors discharge list to ensure all inpatient and outpatient records are coded and follows up on missing charts.
  • Inserts appropriate staging forms into medical records of newly diagnosis cancer patients.
  • Uses Computer Assisted Coding as a tool to accurately code diagnoses and procedures.

Qualifications

Education:

High School graduate or equivalent with training in medical terminology and medical coding.

 

Work Experience:

Minimum one year coding experience required.

 

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Knowledge of medical terminology and coding required. Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.

About Us

CentraState Healthcare System aims to enhance the health and well-being of our communities through the compassionate delivery of quality healthcare. We are confident that you will find success within CentraState Healthcare System, which is Magnet Recognized and was designation a Great Place to Work-Certified™ company by Great Place to Work®. When you bring your talent to CentraState, you are joining a trailblazing healthcare facility, committed to providing in high-quality, patient-focused care. Join us in making incredible strides in healthcare, and making a difference in our community.

 

We believe in enriching the lives of our employees through work/life balance initiatives, tuition assistance, career advancement opportunities and much more.

 

Find out why our employees love their jobs and being part of the CentraState family!

 

What We Offer:

  • Highly competitive compensation
  • Excellent benefits package and rewards program
  • Leading edge technology
  • Great staff-to-patient ratio’s
  • Career Development and Growth Opportunity
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Comprehensive Retirement / Savings Programs
  • Continuing Education / Onsite Training
  • A warm, welcoming company culture based upon mutual respect and a collaborative goal of providing excellent patient care
  • Profit Sharing Program
  • Concierge Services with Work & Family Benefits
  • Magnet recognized healthcare facility

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