Medical Coder

Position
Medical Coder (Health Information Technician II)
Description

As a Medical Coder or Health Information Technician II, you will assume the responsibility of assigning ICD codes to diagnoses in accordance with state, federal and local regulations.

Job Benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • 100% Employee Only Company Paid Medical Available
  • Dental/Vision benefits
  • Company paid life insurance with additional voluntary life insurance option
  • Employer Match 403(b)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Generous Vacation and Sick Leave
Responsibilities
  1. Assigns diagnosis, sign/symptom and/or complication codes according to coding guidelines and conventions in a timely and concise manner.
  2. Understands and promotes compliance with hospice regulations in relation to the role of a coder to include HIPAA.
  3. Ensures documentation supports codes assigned and notifies staff of further documentation needs.
  4. Demonstrates working knowledge of Medicare payment and reimbursement guidelines as impacted by codes.
  5. Stays current with changes in hospice coding.
Qualifications
  1. High School graduate; College preferred.
  2. Board Certified Home Health – Coding (BCHH-C) or Equivalent.
  3. Two years home health/hospice diagnosis coding experience preferred.
  4. Knowledge of ICD codes for home health/hospice, computer skills, attention to detail and organizational skills.

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Position: Medical Coder (Health Information Technician II)

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Employment Type
Full Time
Beginning of employment
Immediate Hire
Job Location
El Paso, Texas
Date posted
August 29, 2018
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