Medical Coder

Mountain Lakes Medical Center
2.5 out of 5
162 Legacy Point, Clayton, GA 30525
Full-time

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Job type

  • Full-time

Shift and schedule

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Location

162 Legacy Point, Clayton, GA 30525

Benefits
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  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

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JOB SUMMARY:

Review the contents of medical records and charts to identify the diagnosis and procedures to be coded. Assigns diagnosis and procedures in accordance with ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM/PCS and the AMA CPT guidelines. Possibility of remote work or remote/on-site combination work.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Analyzation of patient charts and records to ensure accuracy and completeness in an effort to obtain maximum reimbursement.
  • Ensures that codes are assigned correctly and sequenced appropriately as per government and insurance regulations in compliance with all medical coding guidelines and policies.
  • Receiving and reviewing patient charts and documents for verification and accuracy, being sure to follow up and clarify information that is not clear or is lacking with medical staff members.
  • Following up on denied claims to provide further coding or documentation to ensure claim is accepted and paid at maximum reimbursement.

QUALIFICATIONS - EDUCATION/TRAINING

  • High school graduate/GED
  • CCA or equivalent

MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 2 years experience in medical coding.

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information, such as Patient Health Information.
  • Ability to analyze medical records effectively and accurately.
  • Must be knowledgeable and educated in ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding procedures
  • Organizational skills
  • Microsoft Office skills

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person

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