Inpatient Coder / REMOTE / Multiple Openings

Job ID: 148789    Posted 3/15/2024

LOCATION

Location: Kernersville, North Carolina

JOB TYPE

Job Type: Contract/Temp

CATEGORY

Category: HIM

POSITION

Position: 148789

SKILLS

Skills:

SALARY

Pay Min: $0 - Pay Max: $0/Per Hour

DURATION

Duration: 2 Weeks

SHIFT

Shift:

Job Description

Inpatient Coder (REMOTE) – Multiple Openings

Why work for RCM?

Since 1975, RCM Health Care Services has proven to be a leading consulting and staffing firm to the nation's top healthcare institutions, providing a range of health information management solutions to improve quality and reimbursement outcomes and mitigate gaps from staffing.

Requirements

  • AHIMA credentialed – CCS
  • 3-5 years’ experience as an Inpatient Coder
  • Experience working in a remote environment
  • Ability to prioritize and work efficiently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook

(Preferred):

  • Experience with major academic medical center
  • Experience with level 1 trauma facility

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Work from home
  • RCM subject-matter-experts to support QA, education, and workflow efficiencies
  • IT support
  • Home office equipment provided
  • Opportunity for growth
  • CEU reimbursement
  • Referral and/or sign-on Bonus

Responsibilities:

  • The Inpatient Coder will review clinical documentation and diagnostic results to ensure accurate coding and application of ICD-10 codes, CPT and HCPCs/ PCS for optimal reimbursement in compliance with state and federal guidelines.
  • Performs chart analysis and assigns ICD-CM and ICD-PCS codes using client medical record and abstraction software to compute the final DRG assignment to diagnoses to ensure the appropriate coding for billing and reimbursement
  • Abstracts and/or reviews necessary patient data to ensure data integrity, accurate reimbursement, proper case mix and hospital decision support
  • Identifies the need for documentation clarity and works with the Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) department to review clinical documentation and/or request provider documentation clarification
  • Maintains client turnaround time expectations for coding based on discharge date, particularly for high dollar accounts and long length of stays (LOS)
  • Knowledgeable about impact of potential charge lags and proactively applies solutions to reduce back-end billing errors
  • Performs additional duties as assigned
 

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