CODING SPECIALIST/CODING SPECIALIST TRAINEE - PATIENT FINANCIAL SERVICES - Position #2021-184
- Date Posted:
- Full Time
- OPEN UNTIL FILLED Redlands Monday - Friday 7:00a.m. - 3:30p.m.
The Coding Specialist/Trainee
accounts for coding and abstracting of patient encounters, including
diagnostic, procedural, supplies, NDC information, significant reportable
elements and complications. Researches and analyzes data needs for
reimbursement. Analyzes medical record and identifies documentation
deficiencies. Serves as resource and subject matter expert to other department
High School Diploma or equivalent. Trainee –
Experience commensurate with Certified Apprentice licensure. Must possess one
or more of the following certifications: Certified Professional Coder
(CPC-A), Certified Professional Coder-Hospital (COC-A), Certified Coding
Specialist (CCS-A) Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Certified
Coding Specialist-Procedural (CCS-P-A). If the certification
expires, the Coding Specialist Trainee will be placed on unpaid leave, and have
30 days to produce a renewed certification.
The Coding Specialist Trainee’s employment is concluded on Day 31 if a
current certification is not produced.Specialist - Experience
commensurate with fully Certified Coder licensure with International
Classification of Diseases (ICD-10), Current Procedure Terminology (CPT4), and
Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) coding systems, and other
related documentation requirements. Must possess one or more of the following
certifications: Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Professional
Coder-Hospital (COC), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Registered Health
Information Technician (RHIT) and/or Certified Coding Specialist-Procedural
(CCS-P). Experience in outpatient
coding in Medicare, Medicaid, and third party liability billing area.
Completion of an accredited Health Information Management program preferred.
Applications must be complete and demonstrate that the
minimum qualifications are met. Resumes may be attached to completed
application form as supplemental information, but will not be accepted in lieu
of an official application form. Applications will be screened and the most
qualified candidates who best match the needs of the position will be invited
to compete further in the recruitment process. Due to the large
volume of applications received, we are unable to track for individual
applications or discuss the application process.