CentraState Healthcare System

Inpatient Coder - Hybrid Remote

Posted Date 2 months ago(9/29/2021 8:53 AM)
ID
2021-11760
Position Type
Regular Part-Time
Location
CentraState Medical Center
Shift
Day
Work Schedule
8A-4P

Overview

Identifies and sequences all diagnoses and procedures, assigns ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 Codes and assigns a final DRG to all inpatient medical records at the time of discharge.

Responsibilities

  • Identifies and sequences all diagnoses and procedures. Assigns ICD-10 and CPT-4 codes and assigns a final DRG to all inpatient medical records at the time of discharge.
  • Reviews inpatient and outpatient records to ensure complete and accurate documentation to support all diagnoses and procedures and follows-up until all documentation is received.
  • 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 17-21 inpatient records, 50 surgical records, or 100 ED records.
  • 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.
  • Reviews Risk of Mortality and Severity of Illness indicators and appropriately abstracts data for Clinical Documentation Improvement.
  • Queries physicians appropriately and timely reviews the responses received in the coding queue.

Qualifications

Education:

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

 

Work Experience:

Minimum one year medical records coding experience required.

 

Licenses and Certifications:

CCS required within 1 year of hire.

 

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Medical record coding knowledge including analysis and abstracting. 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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