Under the supervision of the Coding and Data Quality Manager, the Certified Coder is responsible for following established procedures for the review, classification, and abstraction of clinical data from patients medical records regarding diseases, treatment given, and operative procedures. Certified Coder also abstracts and codes relevant data elements for each inpatient discharge, inpatient interim, outpatient surgery, clinic and ancillary visit coding.
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration
Minimum Education Post High School or equivalent.
Minimum Experience Two years of acute care coding experience. Must have thorough knowledge of medical terminology/anatomy/ physiology/ coding principles.
Required Certification/Licensure RHIT or CCS
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
City of Hope strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
City of Hope is a not-for profit organization that provides care and support to patients with life-threatening diseases such as cancer,...