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McLaren Health Care Coder I in Shelby Township, Michigan

Description

Position Summary:

Remote position responsible

for coding simple hospital inpatient stays (IP Coder I) or simple outpatient

records (Outpatient Coder I), review documentation and properly identifies and

assigns ICD-10-CM, CPT/HCPCS and/or PCS codes for all reportable diagnoses and

procedures. This includes determining the correct principal diagnosis,

co-morbidities and complications, secondary conditions and surgical procedures.

This includes utilizing

technical coding principals and APR and/or MS-DRG reimbursement expertise to

assign appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnoses and PCS procedures, as well as

abstracting these code assignments according to facility guidelines. Works

collaboratively with CDI, understand Potentially Preventable Complications (PPC’s)/

Hospital Acquired Conditions (HAC’s), Prevention Quality Indicators (PQI’s) to

ensure accurate APR-DRG/SOI/ROM and their impact and other indicators as needed.

This includes utilizing

technical coding principals and APC reimbursement expertise to assign

appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnoses and CPT procedures, as well as abstracting

these code assignments according to facility guidelines

Qualifications

Required:

  • Associates degree in HIT or healthcare related field.

  • One year of Facility Outpatient, Professional or entry level Inpatient Coding experience.

  • RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician (AHIMA) or CCS (Certified Coding Specialist (AHIMA) Certifications required

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job: Non-Health Professional

Primary Location: Michigan-Shelby Township-McL Central Bus Office

Organization MHC00-McLaren Health Care

Employee Status Regular

Shift Day Job

Job Type Standard

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 20009138

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