Outpatient Coder

Position Description

Code outpatient (SDS/Observation) records with appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnosis and CPT procedure codes while maintaining compliance with official coding guidelines and client guidelines.

Position Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate proficiency in SDS/Observation ICD-10-CM and CPT coding while maintaining at least a 95% accuracy.
  • Analyze, evaluate, and review client medical record documentation to ensure accuracy of code assignment.
  • Follow and adhere to AHIMA’s Standards of Ethical Coding, all applicable regulations and guidelines, and all client-specific policies.
  • Maintain productivity based on national standards and/or client-specific standards.
  • Prepare daily coding logs.
  • Other duties as assigned based on company needs and client projects.

Certification/Experience

  • RHIA/RHIT/CCS/COC credential(s) preferred (at least one HIM/Coding credential required)
  • Minimum of 3 years of medium-to-larger hospital-based, Outpatient coding experience in SDS, and Observation cases

 

“YES-HIM Consulting, Inc. is a progressive health information management company that values their employees and demonstrates it by providing a “on the job” continuing education presented by top-notch HIM educators, a flexible and friendly work environment, and a great benefit package including paid vacation, holidays and sick time.”

Diana – RHIA, CCS, CDIP

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