Certified Coder Abstractor

Certified Coder Abstractor

Date Posted: December 17, 2015
Department: Health Information Management
Status: Full-Time
Shift: 1st Shift

It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits.

Assigns diagnostic and procedure codes to all medical records for the purpose of reimbursement, data retrieval, and compliance with federal and state regulations using ICD-9CM and CPT classification systems. Abstracts data into the computer using the hospital’s abstracting system. Generates statistical reports and performs statistical analysis as requested. Reports to the Director Health Information Management.

Associate Degree in Liberal Arts and Science or equivalent preferred. Minimum of three years coding experience in an acute care setting preferred. Certification as a Registered Health Information Technician, Certified Coding Specialist, or Certified Professional Coder, preferred. Course in medical terminology and human anatomy and physiology