Remote Coding Specialist
HighPoint Health System -
Date Posted: June 08, 2015 - 01:06 PM
Job DescriptionThis position is responsible for coding records by established guidelines to insure appropriate reimbursement is received. Code records by the appropriate coding scheme and verifies the accuracy of the data contained within the medical record. Classifies the patient into the correct MS-DRG, orother payment group, to obtain the most appropriate reimbursement. This is a remote work-from-home position.
Job RequirementsEducation: Associate of Science degree in Health Information Technology or a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management required. Must attend educational programs to maintain the required CE hours
Experience: Must have two to three years experience within an acute care setting with emphasis on ICD-9-CM, CPT coding and the prospective payment system.
Licensure/Certification/Registration:RHIT,RHIA, or CCS certification required.
Skills: Near visual acuity for close paperwork is required. Good motor coordination to operate photocopier, PC, printers, & fax machine. Good hearing ability to operate telephone and assist physicians, office personnel, and general public effectively. Must be able to follow directions and adjust to change. Demonstrated typing ability or computer skills required.
Experience: 2 years
|Work Hours||Compensation||Job type||Start Date|
|Variable||Based on experience||Full time||July 04, 2015|
Company Description HighPoint Health System is a hospital system serving eleven counties in the northern middle Tennessee region.
Our medical centers provide a wide spectrum of general and specialized healthcare services through its three community hospitals and affiliate
Contact Information Jennifer Russell