Tenet Healthcare Market Coding Director (MA) Full Time in Natick, Massachusetts

General Summary:

Reporting to the Market Director of Health Information Management ensures accurate and timely coding of inpatient and outpatient records according to Tenet Policies and Procedures. Directly manages all employees involved in medical records coding /abstracting, provides direction for all hospital coding activities, audits, education, and productivity standards required to reach unbilled targets at all hospitals in the region. Thorough knowledge of clinical coding & reimbursement topics and experience with electronic medical records required. Project management and advance software skills a must. Performs duties as necessary to support quality improvement process in the Health Information Management department, as well as that of the hospitals. Must also have strong written and speaking skills as well as good verbal presentation ability.

Knowledge, Practical Experience and Licensure/Registration Required:

  1. Level of knowledge equivalent to an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Management Administration, certification as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).

  2. 3-5 years of progressive Medical Record supervision. Five years of inpatient and outpatient coding experience. Should be an active member of the American Health Information Management Association and Local Health Information Management Association.

Job: Non-Clinical/Administrative

Organization: Massachusets Region Corporate

Title: Market Coding Director (MA) Full Time

Location: MA-Natick

Requisition ID: 1805028868