Certified Inpatient Coder

Certified Inpatient Coder

Date Posted: December 30, 2021
Department: HIM
Status: Full-Time
Hours: 80hrs per biweekly; 8:00am to 4:30pm; M-F
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.

Reviews clinical documentation and diagnostic results as appropriate to extract data and apply appropriate ICD-10 codes, CPT and HCPCs/ PCS codes for billing and reimbursement, internal and external reporting, research, and regulatory requirements. Accurately codes diagnosis and procedures as documented in the ICD-10 Official guidelines for Coding and Reporting.  Abstracts data into the abstracting system.  This position reports to the Director of Health Information Management.

RHIT or RHIA, and/or CCS, CIC certification status required or CPC with hospital coding experience.  Associate’s degree or equivalent training acquired through 1- 2 years of coding experience in an acute care setting preferred. ICD10CM/PCS training. Knowledgeable regarding ICD-10, CPT/HCPCS PCS coding principles, government regulations, protocols and third party payer requirements regarding billing and billing documentation. Course in medical terminology and human anatomy and physiology required. Computer proficiency in Electronic Medical Record, Coding Software, Microsoft Office.