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    Default Hiring For A Long Term Acute Care Medical Coder

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    We are hiring for a LTAC coder!! If you have coded for a LTAC hospital, acute care wing or a rehab clinic, we WANT to talk to YOU!!

    Direct Hire!!!

    Plano, Texas


    BCBS-health insurance (affordable insurance plans, as low as 11$ per pay period), vision, dental, 401k, short term and long term disability, pet insurance, legal services, flex spending accounts. PTO days.

    Job Description
    The Coder is responsible for accurately assigning diagnostic and procedure codes from ICD-9-CM and works closely with other departments/physicians to educate regarding correct documentation to help with proper assignment of DRGs.

    Ideal Candidate:
    • LTAC experience, or have worked for a hospital with an acute care wing in a rehab or hospital
    • Rehab Coding Experience
    • Experience coding for pneumonia and or complex pneumonia cases, as well as pulmonary cases.

    1. Minimum of two years of experience coding in an inpatient acute care setting, LTAC
    2. Knowledge of JCAHO, CMS, HIPAA and other regulatory agencies

    Education: High school diploma or equivalent

    Licensure/Certification: Certified Coding Specialist with American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)

    If you or someone you know is interested in this position, please email Alexandra Heinz, at Dynamic Global Staffing: alexandra@dgs-jobs.com .
    Last edited by Alexandra Heinz ; 08-10-2011 at 11:43 AM.

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