- individual that has both Inpatient and outpatient experience (Strong IP is most important) with proven Level 1 Trauma coding/auditing exposure .
- Someone that has done coding quality audits meaning they need to show experience where they have picked apart charts to pull out all of the coded elements to ensure capture of all data . . not just reviews that validate that the correct DRG was coded.
- need to know how to determine Present on Admission indicators, principle diagnoses, all secondary diagnosis, CC’s, MCC’s, procedure codes (ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS), revenue codes, charge capture experience, discharge status code assignment as well as DRG or APC capture for outpatient.
- Expectation is 10 charts/month/coder assigned to this auditor. 40 hours per week, remote, M-F normal business hours.
Feel free to give James Blanchard a call 949-427-5814