Assistant Director of Health Information Management/Lead Coder
Colorado Plains Medical Center 6 reviews - Fort Morgan, CO

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Assistant Director of Health Information Management/Lead Coder: FT. Responsible for assisting Director of Health Information Management in the leadership of the department and full responsible in the absence of the director Responsible for assigning accurate ICD-9 diagnosis, ICD-9 procedure codes, and CPT procedure codes. Duties also include assigning HCSPCS codes and modifiers as needed, reviewing documentation to determine accurate code assignment; abstracting clinical data and discharge disposition and abstracting data into 3M encoder and HMS system. Responsible for unbilled list and AR day standards. Requires Bachelor's Degree in HIM or Associates Degree in Medical Record Technology with RHIA, RHIT, or CCS with a minimum of 2 years experience in an acute care hospital; DRG/APC assignment; and knowledge of medical terminology, A&P, and Pharmacology. Position also requires previous health information management experience; ability to work with minimal supervision and to complete complex tasks in a timely manner with minimal direction, ability to maintain confidentiality, excellent customer service skills, and excellent oral and written communication skills; .knowledge of medical center statistics, quality assurance, transcription, compliance; and ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships. Position is exempt.
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Colorado Plains Medical Center is about to begin two new programs designed to reduce travel for patients and allow them to receive...