REMOTE FACILITY INPATIENT - ED CODER III - REMOTE - MEDICAL RECORDS CODING
Company: Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Posted on: May 22, 2019
Type of Opportunity: Per Required Need
Work Schedule: Varied Days and Hours Summary:
Has the knowledge and ability and will be required to code all of
the following: inpatient and/or outpatient hospital records, ED
records, Home Health & Hospice records and/or professional fee
services for PMG specialty providers or demonstrate coding
expertise in a specific specialty deemed a critical business need
by PHS Coding Leadership using the ICD-9/10 CM and CPT-4
classification system. Ensures adherence to Hospital and
Departmental Policies and Procedures
*Must demonstrate knowledge of coding multiple areas of service
and/or specialties or extensive experience in a specific specialty
deemed a critical business need by PHS Coding Leadership..
*Reviews patients entire current medical record, assigning
appropriate codes including CPT, ICD and MS-DRG (as defined by
UHDDS guidelines and CMS) to be used for financial reimbursement,
research in accordance with Federal Regulations and Hospital and
*Accesses several systems via the computer to research the medical
record when needed to complete the coding in a timely manner. Takes
responsibility for accounts receivable by looking for lost
documents to insure all encounters are coded, including the
generation of appropriate queries, as needed.
*Maintains and disseminates up-to-date technical knowledge of legal
and regulatory information from all appropriate jurisdictions
concerning the given business area. This includes but is not
limited to all ICD-9/10 CM, CPT-4, HCPCS, and DRG, APC and/or HHRG
updates and changes.
*Responsible for resolving any and all pre-bill edits, denials,
etc. for assigned accounts.
*Participates in all departmental in-services and updates to stay
current with the accepted coding guidelines and improve personal
knowledge of medicine and treatment.
*Communicates issues to the EW Clinical Coding Manager , as
*Maintains at least a 95% accuracy rate.
*Maintains average to high productivity based on PHS Productivity
*Maintains continuing education (CE) requirements per PHS
*Performs other functions as require
High school diploma/GED required.
Must have any one of the following coding certifications at time of
hire: CCS, CCS-P, CPC-H, or RHIT/RHIA with achievement of one of
the coding credentials above within one year of hire.
Three to five years experience as a coder required.
Inpatient Coding experience preferred
* High School Diploma or GED
* Certified Professional Coder
Benefits are effective day-one (for .45 FTE and above) and include:
- Competitive salaries
- Full medical, dental and vision insurance
- Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
- Free wellness programs
- Paid time off (PTO)
- Retirement plans, including matching employer
- Continuing education and career development opportunities
- Life insurance and short/long term disability programs About
Presbyterian Healthcare Services is a locally owned, not-for-profit
healthcare system of nine hospitals, a statewide health plan and a
growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in
1908, it is the state's largest private employer with approximately
11,000 employees.Presbyterian's story is really the story of the
remarkable people who have chosen to work here. Starting with
Reverend Cooper who began our journey in 1908, the hard work of
thousands of physicians, employees, board members, and other
volunteers brought Presbyterian from a tiny tuberculosis sanatorium
to a statewide healthcare system, serving more than 700,000 New
We are part of New Mexico's history - and committed to its future.
That is why we will continue to work just as hard and care just as
deeply to serve New Mexico for years to come.
About New Mexico
New Mexico's unique blend of Spanish, Mexican and Native American
influences contribute to a culturally rich lifestyle. Add in
Albuquerque's International Balloon Fiesta, Los Alamos' nuclear
scientists, Roswell's visitors from outer space, and Santa Fe's
artists, and you get an eclectic mix of people, places and
experiences that make this state great.
Cities in New Mexico are continually ranked among the nation's best
places to work and live by Forbes magazine, Kiplinger's Personal
Finance, and other corporate and government relocation managers
like Worldwide ERC.
New Mexico offers endless recreational opportunities to explore,
and enjoy an active lifestyle. Venture off the beaten path,
challenge your body in the elements, or open yourself up to the
expansive sky. From hiking, golfing and biking to skiing,
snowboarding and boating, it's all available among our beautiful
wonders of the west.
AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED. PHS is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer
with smoke free campuses.
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