Analyze medical record for Health Care Provider documentation to determine accurate MS-DRG, APC, ICD -10 diagnostic and procedure codes, HCPCS, CPT and modifiers.. Coding is based on qualified health care provider's documentation Appropriate querying of the healthcare provider as needed for accurate severity/DRG assignment and/or ICD-10/CPT assignment. Coding is accurate and timely.
Require date elements collection to be abstracted accurately and timely to support the various regulatory, Allina wide and other designated parties.
Comply with mandated and/or standard guidelines
Department specific competencies
Maintain confidentiality of patient
2 year Registered Health Information Technician graduate, or 4-year Registered Health Information Administrator graduate, or completion of a Coding Specialist Certificate program and/or CCA certificate pass the CCS exam/Accreditation within 2-3 years of course completion, or have been grandfathered in Allina prior to 1998. Any new hire as of 04/15/2008 must pass their exam/accreditation within 2 years of hire for continued employment as a coding data specialist.
Coding Data Specialist III - Accredited RHIT or RHIA or have been grandfathered in Allina prior to 1998
Must have formal ICD-10 training education and provide proof of classroom and/or online completion
Allina Health Systems