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Coding Specialist - Health Information Management - PRN

Date Posted
September 21, 2021
Type
PRN as Needed

Job Details

Department: Health Information Management

Position Description: Coding Specialist

Status: PRN - As Needed

Shift: Days

Shift Time Schedule: Variable Shifts

Days: Variable days

Requirements

Position Summary:  Responsible for assignment of appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes to individual patient health information for data retrieval, analysis and claims processing.

Education:  Completion of medical coding certification program.  A.S., AHIMA, or AAPC certified.

Experience: Prefer at least 6 months of experience.

Essential Duties: 

  • Assignment of ICD-10 CM and CPT codes

  • Reviews medical records for completeness and assigns deficiencies electronically

  • Queries physicians when code assignments are not straightforward or documentation in the record is inadequate, ambiguous, or unclear for coding purposes.

  • Compiles medical care and census data for statistical reports on types of diseases treated and surgeries performed.

  • Maintains and utilizes variety of health record indexes and storage and retrieval systems.

Contact Information

Please fill out an application on our website, questions should be directed to Human Resources hr@bchmail.org.

Boone County Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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