Inpatient Coder for Sutherland Global Services
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Sutherland Healthcare Solutions is searching for an experienced and dedicated Work at Home Inpatient Coding Consultant. This exceptional individual will provide remote coding and abstracting services that meet the essential needs of hospitals, allowing these facilities to focus on their core mission of quality patient care. If you are looking to join a supportive team of thriving professionals, apply today.
Confident and Open? You know what you need from others and are clear about what others can expect from you.
Flexible? You manage changing priorities with ease and still meet deadlines.
Detail-Oriented? Even though you are focused, you can also see the big picture and understand how the details relate to the overall mission of the organization.
A Great Communicator? You have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Organized? You appreciate order and know how to achieve it efficiently.
Perform DRG/APC validation audit reviews as indicated by the Director/Supervisor to identify ICD-9-CM, MS-DRG, CPT, and APC proficiency rates
Provide coding support for facility backlogs, staffing coverage, and coverage for system upgrade transitions
Comply with established facility policies and procedures
Adhere to applicable federal, state, local, and private requirements, policies, and procedures
Assure the accuracy, integrity, and consistency of coded data
Remain current and knowledgeable regarding code and DRG assignment updates and changes
Code all inpatient records with an accuracy of 95% or greater
High School diploma or GED
Associate’s (RHIT) or Bachelor’s (RHIA) degree in Health Information or formalized inpatient coding training
2+ years of experience with inpatient MS-DRG/APR-DRG acute-care facility coding
Working knowledge of ICD-9/10 coding
Solid understanding of Medicare, Medicaid, and Commercial provider reimbursement methodologies for hospital chart documentation
Encoder experience (a plus)
Sutherland Healthcare Solutions is not only proud to provide its clients with the best service possible, but is honored to afford top healthcare professionals the opportunity to advance their career. Join the Sutherland team if you are interested in support, stability, and success!
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