Pathology Medical Coder
McKesson Corporation - Lewiston, ME

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Position Description
As a certified medical coder with McKesson, you will be responsible for coding pathology cases using CPT4 and ICD-9 and knowledge of medical terminology and human anatomy. Specifically, you will:

  • Code and enter data from hard copy or image copy.
  • Abstract clinical information from a variety of medical records and assign appropriate ICD 9 CM and/or CPT codes to patient records according to established procedures.
Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years'work experience
  • minimum of 6 months' previous coding experience required
  • previous pathology medical coding experience required
  • ten-key by touch required; minimum 8,000 to 10,000 kph
  • medical terminology and human anatomy
  • knowledge of ICD-9 and CPT4
  • candidate must pass Internal Certification Test (SCC)
Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent overall knowledge of coding
  • Helps train and/or check work of Level 1 coders and answers questions of other coders.
  • National coding certification preferred
Education

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
Physical Requirements

  • General Office Demands
Benefits & Company Statement

We believe you should be rewarded for the important work you do. For that reason, you'll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join our team.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission - whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with McKesson Provider Technologies, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.

At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

As an equal opportunity employer, McKesson Corporation unites the talents and contributions of all to advance the power of healthcare. Learn more about our opportunities at mckesson.com/careers

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