Coder II
Anthelio - Bay City, MI

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Anthelio is hiring a Remote Inpatient Coder II for our Bay City, MI client. As an Inpatient, you will work under general supervision to assign diagnostic and procedural codes to patient charts of moderate to high complexity levels using ICD-9 and CPT, HCPCS, and any other designated coding classification system in accordance with coding rules and regulations. Essential functions include but are not limited to:
  • Reviews medical records for the determination and accurate assignment of all documented diagnoses and procedures.
  • Assigns and sequence codes based on medical record documentation.
  • Assigns appropriate discharge disposition.
  • Abstracts and enters coded data and designated quality management data for hospital statistical and reporting requirements.
  • Communicates documentation improvement opportunities and coding issues (discrepancies, physician queries, etc.) to the appropriate personnel for follow up and resolution.
  • Serves as a functional resource for entry-level coders and mentors/trains other coders as needed.
  • Codes a mix of inpatient records ( open heart (bypass, valve replacements/repairs), Neuro (craniotomies, spinal laminectomy/fusions), Vascular surgeries (thrombectomy, endarterectomy, angioplasty with or without stenting, joint replacements and the more involved surgeries )

  • Registered Health Information Technician ( RHIT ), or
  • Registered Health Information Administrator ( RHIA ), or
  • Certified Coding Specialist ( CCS ), and
  • Minimum of two years technical coding experience that includes inpatient facility (hospital) coding
  • Additional credentials such as CGCS, CPC-H or CPC-C preferred
  • Experience in computerized encoding and abstracting in a Windows-based environment preferred
  • Remote is an option with 1 year of remote coding experience
  • Codes for productivity
  • Proven ability to maintain accuracy of 95% or greater
  • Experiece in a 200+ bed size facility is preferred

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Anthelio is the largest independent provider of "Information Technology" and "Business Process" services to hospitals,...