MEDICAL RECORDS CODING SPECIALIST INPATIENT - WHH - HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

Employer
Location
Winter Haven, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Oct 05, 2016
Closes
Nov 12, 2016
Ref
143980.2
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

MEDICAL RECORDS CODING SPECIALIST INPATIENT - WHH - HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT(

Job Number: 143980)

Description

The Medical Records Coding Specialist assigns diagnosis and procedural code using ICD- 9-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding systems and monitors bill hold reports. Serves as a liaison to Clinical documentation Specialists for ICD-10 inpatient encounters for accurate code and MSDRG assignments. Assists Manager/Director with mentoring/training of Coder I; Coder II and Coder III team members and clinical practice students from various colleges. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Preferred Certification:

CCA – Certified Coding Associate

CCS – Certified Coding Specialist

RHIT – Registered Health Information Management Tech

Required Education:

High School or GED

Preferred Education:

Associate’s in Health Information Tech

Required Experience:

Two years in in patient acute coding

Preferred Experience:

Three years in acute code

Required Licensure:

FDL

Required Specific Skills:

Written and verbal communication skills

Customer service skills

Critical thinking

Computer skills appropriate to position

Medical terminology use and understanding

Organizational skills

Knowledge of regulatory requirements appropriate for position

Organization: 6100-WINTER HAVEN HOSPITAL

Primary Location: FL-Winter Haven-Winter Haven Hospital, IncSchedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Shift: DaysShift Hours: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Weekend Work: None

On Call: No