THIS IS A REMOTE POSITION
Abstracts clinical information from a variety of medical records and assigns appropriate ICD 10 CM and/or CPT codes to patient records according to established procedures. Analyzes, enters and manipulates database, confirms appropriate DRG assignments. Knowledge in ICD-10 and CPT-4 coding required.
*Required Specialty areas are: Cardio-thoracic surgery, OBGYN, oral/maxillofacial surgery, vascular surgery, and urology.
- 3+ years work experience;
- 3 or more years of surgical coding experience
- CPC or CCS certification
*Must have Multi-Specialty Coding Experience in at least 3 of the following areas: cardio-thoracic surgery, OBGYN, Orthopedic and ENT surgery, vascular surgery, and urology. *
- Abstraction coding experience required
- Profee/Physician Coding Experience is a must have
- General Surgery Coding Experience a plus
Additional Knowledge & Skills:
Excellent overall knowledge of coding. Helps train and/or check work of level 1 coders. Answers questions of other coders.
High School Diploma or equivalent work experience;
General Office Demands
DSL/Cable Internet Connection in workspace