WellStar Health System
Employee, Full-Time, Alternative Schedule
Marietta, GA Candidates need to be able to work in the City or State specified – Telecommute
Remote Inpatient Hospital Coder
Georgia-Marietta Coding, Compliance, and Health Information Systems Full-Time WellStar Shared Services
Job Id: 24719
At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful ? and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
Reviews documentation in inpatient and/or IVR (interventional radiology) medical records, and accurately and completely assigns appropriate diagnostic and procedural ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/ICD10-PCS or CPT-4 HCPCS codes to the greatest specificity, and assigning the most accurate DRG/APC as appropriate. Abstracts demographic and coding information into the information system accurately and completely.
Required Minimum Education: High School Education, GED or equivalent. Billing or Coding School Certification (AHIMA or AAPC to include but not limited to RHIT, RHIA, CCS or CPC.) in hospital coding preferred. Completed course in anatomy and physiology.
Required Minimum Experience: Minimum of 5-7 years of acute care inpatient and/or IVR coding experience (with Same day surgery, ED and OP diagnostic outpatient coding experiences are a plus) preferred. Must have and maintain a 95% or higher accuracy in abstracting, code and DRG assignment while meeting productivity requirements.
Required Skills: Computer/data entry experience. Ability to communicate with various members of the healthcare team. Ability to use EXCEL, Word and have basic computer operational knowledge. Epic and 3M experience preferred. Ability to work in a remote environment.
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the ?100 Best Companies to Work For?. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.
Job Type: Full Time
Medical & Health , Medical Coding