Provides Inpatient coding support to hospital. Reviews patient records and assigns accurate codes for each diagnosis and procedure. Applied knowledge of medical terminology, disease processes, and pharmacology. Demonstrates tested data quality and integrity skills.
This individual will be required to make independent decisions regarding accurate ICD-10-CM & PCS code assignments. These decisions will play a key role in determining the reimbursement potential of facility and adherence to coding compliance regulations and corporate policies developed to ensure accurate billing.
This individual will also participate in chart assignment, monitoring WQ's, coder training, etc.
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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions as it relates to review of medical record documentation and accurate selection of codes.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing software; Spreadsheet software and Database software and be comfortable working in a remote environment and following instructions related to basic problem troubleshooting of own computer setup.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Work is routinely performed in a home office setting. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Travel will be less than 5%.
Peak Health Solutions, an AMN Healthcare company, is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply