The Coder III analyzes and interprets documentation from medical records and completes accurate coding of diagnoses and procedures and abstracts and validates required data elements into the coding and abstracting screens/systems. The Health Information Coder III communicates with providers for missing documentation or questions regarding documentation and offers guidance and education when needed.
The Coder III utilizes the International Classification of Disease (ICD-10CM. ICD-10-PCS), may use Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) and other coding references to ensure accurate coding.
Ideal candidates will be proficient in at least one of the following: inpatient multispecialty, and all outpatient coding types to include onetime ancillary/series, emergency department, observation, day surgery. Ideal candidates will possess a sound knowledge of medical coding rules, regulations, and compliance utilizing ICD 9 or ICD 10. Ideal candidates will also possess strong knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology as well as working knowledge of insurance processes and reconciliation regarding the denial process.
§ Location/Facility – Remote
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§ Specialty/Department/Practice – HIM/ Coding
§ Shift/Schedule – Days/ Full Time
§ Benefits – Our competitive benefits package includes*:
ü Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
ü 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
ü Tuition Reimbursement
ü PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!