Health Information Management Records Coder

Hours:

Full Time:  8 am to 5 pm Monday thru Friday

Location:

Coryell Health and Health Information Management

Job Description:

Position Summary
Works under the immediate supervision of the Coding Supervisor. Performs duties in an area where procedures are standardized but where frequent, independent decisions are required. Responsible for coding records as listed below. Performs below listed duties as well as additional tasks as assigned by the Director.
Duties/Responsibilities
Assign appropriate ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT, and HCPCS Level II codes for Wound Care Clinic, EMS, Meadows, inpatients and outpatients, along with other records as assigned.
Typical Physical Demands /Work Environment
Ability to apply principles of logical and scientific thinking to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Must be able to express or exchange ideas/information by means of the spoken word in an accurate, loud or quick manner; requires corrected vision and hearing to a normal range. Work is classified as sedentary to light and requires ability to kneel, reach, lift objects up to five pounds, and finger/grasp objects. Not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.
Work Schedule
Monday through Friday, eight hours per day with flexibility

Job Qualifications:

Qualifications
1. RHIT, COS, CIS or CRC, coding experience and experience with electronic health record preferred
2. Coding courses approved by the American Health Information Management Association or American Academy of Professional Coders
3. Good physical and mental health
4. Ability to work under pressure
5. Acute sense of responsibility, loyalty and dedication
6. Professional behavior
7. Good oral and written communication skills
8. Excellent customer service skills

How to Apply

Thank you for looking at our facility as a possible place for your future career path.
In addition to your resume, we also need an application completed with our organization.
Please download an application from the job posting, or go to www.coryellhealth.org. Save this to your desktop with a different file name. Then when you open that file from the desktop, you can use the Fill & Sign features.
Complete the application using Adobe or print it out and fill it all in as much as possible. You can then fax it, scan it to us or bring it to the hospital.
Make sure you give us (3) Three Personal References not related to you and phone numbers.
We will need contact information from your Previous Employers or supervisor and phone numbers.
Look forward to hearing from you soon!

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