Clinical Coder FT

  • Baptist Health
  • Montgomery, AL 36116
  • May 14, 2022
Healthcare IT

Job Description

Clinical Coder FT - (21-8106-clincoder22) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Assists to facilitate improvement in the overall quality, completeness and accuracy of the medical record documentation in order to support appropriate coding and reimbursement for services rendered to all patients. Works in conjunction with Corporate Compliance and Case Management departments to assure all coding is reflective of the patient?s medical condition and severity which is used for measuring and reporting physician and hospital outcomes.   Qualifications   Graduate of a school of Licensed Practical Nursing or RHIA/RHIT credentials preferred. Two years current experience in hospital clinical setting required. Successful completion of Clinical Documentation Improvement course of study desired. Minimum 3 years coding & reimbursement experience in an acute care setting. CCS, CCDS or CIC required Demonstrates knowledge of ICD 9CM, MS DRG and CPT coding principles and guidelines. Knowledge of federal, state and payor specific regulations and compliance standards relating to documentation, coding and billing. Individual must be self confident and able to function independently in a high stress environment subject to frequent interruptions. Must possess excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.None   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center East Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center East 400 Taylor Rd ZIP Code 36117 Montgomery  Job: HIM Clin Coding Spec Organization: Baptist Health Schedule: Regular Shift: Standard Job Type: Full-time  Day Job Job Posting: 03/25/2022, 6:50:15 AM

Employment Type (feed only)

Full-time