HIM Specialist – Medical Coder

Johnson County Healthcare Center

Introduction:

Health Information Management Specialist, Medical Coder

Health Information Management Specialist / Medical Coder is needed in the HIM Department at Johnson County Healthcare Center.

Full-time, 40 hours a week. M-F.

This is an in-office position, as job functions cover a wide variety of the HIM department.

We are looking for someone experienced in medical coding. This candidate must be capable of providing a high level of accuracy and productivity. Experience is preferred; however, we are willing to train the right candidate.

Position Description Summary:

  • Working under Critical Access Hospital guidelines
  • Responsible for coding clinic, hospital, and outpatient services
  • High-quality, timely coding diagnoses and procedures using ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS to meet requirements
  • Adding appropriate modifiers
  • Abstracting patient encounters to audit for quality assurance
  • Using EHR systems to abstract medical records requests
  • Using paper filing system to abstract medical records requests
  • Data entry and analysis
  • Follow retention schedules and compliance guidelines
  • Assist patients, other facilities, physicians and other team members in HIM needs
  • Answer phone calls, fax, copy
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Complete knowledge of ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS coding and documentation requirements
  • Strong understanding of health information concepts and practices.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software
  • Administrative and clerical procedures and systems (word processing, spreadsheets)
  • Customer Service experience
  • Maintain CEU’s for accreditation
  • Multitask with multiple jobs given within any given day
  • Highly motivated and self-directed
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organization skills

Licensing/Certifications:

Certified Coding Associate (CCS)

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