Coding Specialist - Health Information Management - PRN
- PRN as Needed
Department: Health Information Management
Position Description: Coding Specialist
Status: PRN - As Needed
Shift Time Schedule: Variable Shifts
Days: Variable days
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.
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.
Please fill out an application on our website, questions should be directed to Human Resources email@example.com.
Boone County Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.