The purpose of this position is to support the coding and charge capture needs of the Hospitals
Specialty Group providers. The Professional Coder will be responsible for abstracting diagnosis and service
information from the medical record and assigning ICD-9-CM (or ICD-10-CM) diagnosis codes to support
medical necessity for services and reporting provider services suing CPT/HCPCS codes and appropriate
modifiers. The coder will assign codes in a compliant manner following CMS, AMA, and other governmental
guidelines and principles. The practices in our multi-specialty surgical group include but are not limited to
Orthopedics/Sports Medicine, Urology, GI, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, ENT, ED, Cardiology, and
Interventional Radiology in a pediatric setting.
(ICD-9-CCM and/or ICD-10-CM) and procedural codes (CPT/HCPCS).
encounters, charge capture may include facility services.
record is inadequate, ambiguous, or unclear for coding purposes.
identified concerns to his/her supervisor for resolution.
Management Association and adheres to official coding guidelines.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
High School Diploma, GED, or a higher level of education that would require the completion of high school, is required. 2 or more years' work experience in a healthcare setting or equivalent
education. Multi-specialty surgery coding experience with CPT/HCPCS including modifiers and ICD-9-CM/ICD-10-CM
coding for physician professionals
LICENSE and/or CERTIFICATION REQUIRED
REQUIRED: American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or
American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Specialist – Physician- or Certified Outpatient Coding (COC)
PREFERRED: AAPC Specialty certification, AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM trainer based (CCS-P)
Coding, and the use of Modifiers
Peak Health Solutions, an AMN Healthcare company, is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply