Job Description

Location: Steward Health Care
Posted Date: 11/23/2021

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coding Technical Skills that include CPT, HCPCS, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS
  • Candidate must display a superior knowledge of Coding Guidelines (Coding Clinic, UHDDS Official Coding Guidelines, CCI Edits).
  • Analytical Skills that include effective evaluation, synthesis and use of information gathered
  • Ability to maintain 95% or greater accuracy rate
  • Experience with physician querying
  • Ability to respond to coding issues specific to Outpatient Coding
  • Candidate must have experience with 3M Encompass 360 and Meditech
  • Candidate must be self-motivated, display a high level of computer literacy, excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to meet assigned deadlines, and organized
  • The position will report to the HIM Outpatient Coding Manager
  • Ability to meet coding productivity standards

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

  • Minimum 1 year of Acute Outpatient hospital coding required
  • Comprehensive understanding of UHDDS guidelines, CCI Edits, Coding Clinic, etc.
  • Meditech experience required
  • Microsoft Office (Word, One Note, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE/TECHNICAL/OTHER:

  • Education: Associate Degree Preferred
  • Experience: 1 year of Outpatient Coding Experience
  • Certification/Licensure: AHIMA and/or AAPC credential/eligible
  • Software/Hardware: 3M experienced required
  • Other: Remote position

Application Instructions

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