CCS - Certified Coding Specialist
5 years experience required
Codes, abstracts and validates inpatient and / or ambulatory records. Determines appropriate DRG assignment and code sequencing using ICD- 9-CM and CPT-4 coding guidelines.
-High School Diploma
-Anatomy and Physiology via courses or equivalent
-Educational Training in ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 Coding Systems
-Five years Hospital coding, ambulatory or inpatient required.
-Critical thinking & decision making skills