Coder II
Anthelio - Dallas, TX

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As an ED Coder II, 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 any and all types of patient records (i.e., inpatient, outpatient with the exception of specialty coding).

  • 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 and/or outpatient
  • Additional credentials such as CGCS, CPC-H or CPC-C preferred
  • Experience in computerized encoding and abstracting in a Windows-based environment preferred

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