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Old 09-13-2011, 01:16 AM
Kslide Kslide is offline
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Default Remote Outpatient Coder position

Post Date 9/1/2011
Title Remote SDS Coders
Description Under general supervision, assigns diagnostic and procedural codes to patient charts of moderate to high complexity levels using ICD-9-CM and CPT, HCPCS and any other designated coding classification system in accordance with coding rules and regulations.
Essential Functions•Reviews medical records for the determination and accurate assignment of all documented diagnoses and procedures. •Assigns and sequence codes based on medical record documentation.•Assigns appropriate discharge disposition.•Abstracts and enters coded data and designated quality management data for hospital statistical and reporting requirements.•Communicates documentation improvement opportunities and coding issues (i.e., discrepancies, physician queries, etc.) to the appropriate personnel for follow up and resolution.
Requirements •Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), or•Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), or•Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or CertifiedProfessional Codert – Payer (CPC), and •Minimum one year technical coding experience that includes all types of inpatient and/or outpatient cases•Experience in computerized encoding and abstracting in a Windows-based environment preferred•Strong analytical skills necessary to choose appropriate codes for moderate to complex cases while ensuring optimal hospital reimbursement, and to assist with the review of clinical information as requested.•Interpersonal communication skills to function as a coding resource to internal and external customers, function as a resource to entry-level coders, and interact with physicians regarding medical record information•Must protect and maintain the confidentiality of patient information and handle with discretion and integrity.

This position is to start Immediately
If you meet the above requirements, please email
Kammie Nelson at
All applicants are required to take and pass an assesment test with a 80% passing rate
Positions set to start 9/19/11-Looking to fill positions quick

Old 09-20-2011, 01:37 PM
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Do you still have a remote coding position available?
Old 09-21-2011, 10:49 AM
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Actually I can say that it was, she sent me a letter after I had sent in my resume.
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