Codes medical records and inputs abstracted record data into hospital computer system on a timely basis and according to established standards and practices.
RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCA (or eligible) and/or working knowledge of CPT-4 and ICD-9-CM coding systems.
RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P and/or CCA.
Working knowledge of medical anatomy and physiology.
3-5 years recent coding experience in an acute care hospital setting.
1-2 years recent coding experience in an acute care hospital or successful completion of the coding curriculum in an approved RHIA/RHIT program.
Answer telephones; input data into computer programs; maintain logs; research information.
Machines: computer terminal, photocopier, document scanner.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, or an unfavorable discharge from military service.