Medical Coding Associate I

Decatur Memorial Hospital Decatur , IL 62523

Posted 3 weeks ago

  • Summary

Responsible for reviewing health information for a patient encounter and applying ICD-10-CM-PCS and/or ICD-10-CM and CPT/HCPCS codes in accordance with the diagnoses and treatments documented, as well as report any other pertinent information for reimbursement and research purposes.

Education and/or Other Requirements

  • Completion of college level courses in medical terminology and anatomy & physiology.

  • Completion of associates degree in Health Information Management and successful completion of Registered Health Information Management (RHIT) exam; or

  • Completion of bachelors degree in Health Information Management and successful completion of Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) exam; or

  • Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) credential; or

  • Certified Coding Associate (CCA) credential.

  • Certified Outpatient Coding (COC) credential and uncredentialled candidates will be considered if candidate is willing to obtain an American Health Information Management (AHIMA) credential within 6 months of hire.

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Medical Coding Associate I

Decatur Memorial Hospital