OSF Healthcare Careers

Coder - OSF008691

Hours per week: 40
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: 8-4:30
Location: 2200 E Washington St, Bloomington, IL, United States

2200 E Washington St, Bloomington, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

Medical Records Coder assigns accurate ICD CM/PCS & CPT/HCPCS codes to all pertinent diagnoses and procedures on inpatient and outpatient encounters; to comply with coding guidelines, abstracts all required information for statistical and reimbursement purposes. This position works closely with revenue cycle mission partners to ensure appropriate billing and reimbursement.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

 

Minimum completion of a coding certificate program. 

 

College level course in medical terminology

 

RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCA or CPC accepted or obtained within 1 year of employment. 

 

Basic knowledge of ICD and CPT coding guidelines. 

 

Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy/physiology, disease processes, medical records and hospital procedures.

 

Ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.

 

Basic keyboard and software application skills.

 

Able to provide information to supervisors, co-workers and physicians by telephone, written, e-mail or in person.

 

Knowledge of the principles and processes for providing excellent customer service and personal service.

 

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management or related degree

 

1-3 years’ experience in hospital coding

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

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Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.