Outpatient Coder II - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus
Maine Medical Center
Full Time, Days
$5,000 Sign-On Bonus
Medical Center is seeking an Outpatient
Coder II in Scarborough. This is
the second level of a 4-tier career path. Under the general direction of the
Coding Director, this position is responsible for the accurate assignment of
ICD-9-CM (ICD-10-CM) and CPT-4 coding of diagnoses and procedures for
outpatient medical records in multiple outpatient settings including Outpatient
Hospital Clinics, ASU, OBSV, interventional radiology/cardiac cath/angiography
records, Provider Based Clinics (inclusive of E/M, Coding for both inpatient
and outpatient professional procedures), IV therapy, Emergency department and
other areas as needed. This position requires performing abstracting to
determine accuracy and completeness of the outpatient record, while utilizing
the 3M Coding Reimbursement and/or Optum and Epic EMR systems to compile data.
The Coder II evaluates medical necessity and Correct Coding Initiative edits
and resolves them accurately. Data reported is used to meet licensure
requirements, statistical purposes and reimbursement purposes.
RHIA, CCS, CCA, CPC, CPC-H, or CIRCC credential.
degree in a science field strongly preferred with completion of an
accredited program through AHIMA or AAPC.
of 2 years of multi-specialty, preferably surgical coding experience,
with CPT/ICD-9-CM/HCPCS/modifier coding for physician professional
charges and a minimum of two 2 years’ experience in an acute care
facility as a Clinical Coder I.
coding E/Ms, Outpatient Hospital Clinics, OBV, ASU, Professional Surgical
CPTs, EDs, interventional radiology, cardiac cath/angiography, and simple
knowledge of ICD-9-CM (ICD-10-CM/PCS), CPT-4 and HCPCS coding guidelines
and principles required. The ability to demonstrate competence and
knowledge-base through the utilization of a standardized test with a
minimum of 95% accuracy while meeting productivity.
ability to apply broad guidelines to specific coding situations,
independently, utilizing discretion and a significant level of analytical
To apply, please click here
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Maine Medical Center
Medical Center is a complete healthcare resource for the people of greater
Portland, the entire state of Maine and Northern New England. With a history
dating back to 1864, Maine Medical Center is the state’s largest medical center
and the flagship facility of MaineHealth with 637 beds and more than 7,000
employees. In addition, we have achieved Magnet™ status in recognition of our
commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence.
Medical Center’s unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center
requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services including the state’s
only medical school through a partnership with Tufts University School of
Medicine and a world-class biomedical research center, the Maine Medical Center
and out, you’ll find what you’re looking for when you join Maine Medical
Center. As the largest hospital in northern New England, MMC is committed to
helping you grow professionally throughout your career. From tuition assistance
and scholarships, to ongoing education, leadership training, mentoring and
promotion opportunities, we offer the resources you need to achieve your career
MaineHealth values diversity and is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit
discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion,
age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.