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Orthopedic Surgery Medical Coder Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Job Title: Orthopedic Surgery Medical Coder

Employer:University of Minnesota Physicians
Job Location:Remote
Required Certifications:CPC,CPC-A,CCS,CCS-P,RHIT,and/or RHIA certification,CCA
Location: Minneapolis 55414, MN, US
* Note: This listing is for a remote position
Date Posted:4/21/2022

The Medical Coder Orthopedic Surgery - Intermediate position is responsible for the accurate and timely coding of intermediate to complex diagnostic, E& M, procedural and surgery services in accordance with current billing, coding regulations and policies.  Ensures accurate diagnoses, procedure codes and other specified data to ensure appropriate/optimal reimbursement for facility and/or professional charges utilizing information from medical records and following established methods and procedures. Communicates with Providers and Clinical Personnel regarding proper coding and education.

Minimum Requirements:

  • HS grad or equivalent coupled with CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-A, CCA, RHIT, and/or RHIA certification.
  • Minimum 2 years experience coding; proficient in basic coding and successfully able to handle more complex coding assignments.   
  • Proficient in CPT and ICD-9-CM coding or professional and medical facility coding.
  • Ability to use computer and medical billing systems.
  • Strong analytical skills; ability to identify problems or issues and provide positive, results-oriented solutions or outcomes.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Demonstrated interpersonal skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and highly organized.  Able to meet deadlines and achieve results.  Demonstrated time management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Flexible, self-motivated and self-directed; able to take direction.


  • Post secondary education with healthcare related curriculum.
  • 3 – 5 years coding experience using CPT/ICD-9 coding in a medical billing environment, including more complex coding.
  • EPIC experience highly preferred.
  • Experience with provider education.


Please view and apply to our Medical Coder Orthopedic Surgery Position position on our M Physicians career site: https://mphysicians.org/careers

Contact: Libby Lovick - elovick10@umphysicians.umn.edu with any questions.

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