SwedishAmerican Health System - Rockford, IL

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Coder/Medical Documentation Trainer

Category: Professional/Technical
Location: Clinics
Department: MSO Coding and Compliance
Shift: Days
Hours: Monday - Friday; Daytime hours

Audits charts for appropriate coding documentation practices. Maintains current knowledge of charge reporting and related CPT and ICD-9 systems. Provides regular education programs to physicians and other professional staff. Reviews inpatient, surgery center and outpatient records and assigns appropriate CPT and ICD9 diagnosis and procedural codes representing services performed. Provides feedback and information to providers ensuring adherence with compliance guidelines and expedited reimbursement. *cb

Current Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or Certified Procedural Coder (CPC) or equivalent.

At least two years of CPT, ICD-9 coding systems and chart auditing experience. Experience preferred in educating physicians regarding coding, charting and other relevant processes, in an individual and group setting. Knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and ancillary tests/procedures.

***If you do not have the experience apply anyway!***