Lahey Health Coder III (Inpatient) in Winchester, Massachusetts

Coder III (Inpatient)

Department: Health Information Mgmt.

Req Number 17-406

Posted May-5-2017

Schedule: Full Time 40 Hours

Shift: day shift

Hours: Monday - Friday 8am-4:30pm

Contact Information: Contact: Corinne Lord


Job Details:

A minimum of five years and recent hospital acute care coding experience is required. Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Registered Health Information Administrator or Registered Health Information Technician.High School diploma is required; Associates degree in Medical Records preferred.Experience with computers and electronic medical records required; Meditech preferred. Strong knowledge of CPT coding and medical terminology required; training in ICD-10 coding preferred. Codes inpatient hospital services, to include ambulatory/day surgery visits and emergency room visits using International Classification of Disease 9-Clinical Modifications (ICD-9-CM) and Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) coding methodology in accordance with official coding and reimbursement guidelines. Abstracts all data elements into the Meditech hospital computer system for billing and statistical purposes. Maintains current working knowledge with all coding rules and regulations in accordance with the hospital coding compliance policy and procedures. Performs related clerical duties as needed.

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