Remote Coder Certified - Pro HIMS Outpatient- Full Time -Days

  • Kettering Health
  • Remote * (Miamisburg, OH, USA)
  • Jan 15, 2022
Medical Coding Telecommuting

Job Description

Overview:

Kettering Health is a not-for-profit system of 13 medical centers and more than 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. We are committed to transforming the health care experience with high-quality care for every stage of life. Our service-oriented mission is in action every day, whether its by providing care in our facilities, training the next generation of health care professionals, or serving others through international outreach.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for coding and abstracting all inpatient and outpatient patient records using ICD-10 and CPT/HCPCS coding rules, federal guideline and KHN guidelines.
  • Supports hospitals accounts receivable goals through timely processing of records and physician record completion activities.
  • Impacts delivery of quality patient care and enhanced clinical decision making process.
  • Supports clinical outcomes measurement and assessment process for service lines.
  • Completes assigned duties and other related tasks.
  • The list is not inclusive, duties may be modified to fulfill departmental needs or goals.

Requirements:

  • Associate or Bachelors degree in Health Information Management and RHIT or RHIA certification, with 1-2 years of acute hospital coding experience OR
  • CCS certification with 3-5 years of acute hospital coding experience Please make any revisions you see fit and follow up at your earliest convenience

NOTE : RHIT/RHIA eligible candidates will also be considered with coding/abstracting experience preferred (must sit for the exam at first available offering after completion of RHIT/RHIT program including passing their certification exam within one year of the first attempt).

The below states are approved for remote work.

  • Florida

Minnesota

New Mexico

Tennessee

Texas

Washington State

Alabama

Illinois

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Professional Coder (CPC) credential
  • Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) credential