Med Rec Coder 4Inpatient
Job DescriptionAs a Medical Records Coder 4 – Inpatient, you will assign ICD-10-CM/PCS codes for appropriate Diagnosis Related Group assignments. To help achieve our mission, you will assign appropriate discharge dispositions/destinations, admission sources, procedure dates and performing providers. Your ability to assign accurate and complete Present on Admission status indicators is of vital importance. Ensuring that Coding records are in line with productivity standards and quality expectations is required.
- Assigns Diagnosis Related Groups that are supported by medical record documentation for Inpatient records.
- Assigns Discharge Disposition that is supported by medical record documentation for Inpatient records.
- Ensures that coded records align with productivity standards and quality expectations.
- Assigns accurate/complete ICD-10-CM/PCS codes and Present on Admission status indicators that are supported by medical record documentation for Inpatient records.
High School or GED
Completion of AHIMA-approved coding or health information technology program
Two years of experience directly related to facility inpatient coding in ICD-10-CM/PCS is required. Four or more years of relevant experience is preferred.RHIA, RHIT or CCS certification is required upon start.Experience with 3M 360 coding software is required.Completion of an AHIMA approved coding or health information technology program is preferred, but not required.
RHIA, RHIT or CCS certification., RHIA, RHIT or CCS certification. CIRCC is recognized for outpatient interventional procedure audit positions. CPC is recognized for ambulatory audit positions only.
Coding and Microsoft Office skills