MG - PATIENT ACCOUNTING
8 HR, DAYS SHIFT
The Coder I review and analyzes documentation present in the medical record for both inpatient and outpatient visits to determine diagnoses and procedures as described by the physicians of record. Utilizing the International Classifications of Diseases, Ninth Revision (ICD-9) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), the Coder I translate the documented diagnosis and procedural information into coded data. Determination of code assignment is based on the official American Health Association (AHA) guidelines in addition to hospital specific and regulatory guidelines. The Coder I enter the coded data and other abstracted data from the medical record into PHMI’s electronic information system, facilitating the Health Information Services department’s indexing responsibility for internal use (such as to support medical care evaluation studies), and mandated reporting requirements. Participates in chart review projects as assigned.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
Employees must be in their current position for a minimum of six calendar months and not received any disciplinary action within the last six months to apply and be considered for a transfer.
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