Steward Health Care System Medical Records Coder in Haverhill, Massachusetts
Job Summary: Accountable for conversion of diagnoses and treatment procedures into codes using an international classification of diseases. Responsibilities: Requires skill in the sequencing of diagnoses/procedures to optimize reimbursement. Ensures that records are coded in an accurate and timely manner. Qualifications: High School graduate or equivalent. CCS or RHIT eligible. One or more years of previous hospital experience as a Coder, preferred. Knowledge of diagnoses/procedures in accordance with ICD-9-CM/ CPT-4 coding principles for both acute and Adult Behavioral Medicine.