Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

Varies

Job ID

5000393681706

Req. No

70029220

Job Title

Coder II - HIM Coding

Region

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances

Category

Coding (Medical)

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

CTMF Health System-38300

Address

800 E. Dawson
Tyler, TX  75701
US

Type

Full Time

Apply Now Coder II - HIM Coding Job in Tyler

The Coder II role is responsible for the thorough and accurate coding of diseases and procedures of each inpatient record through the use of ICD-10 coding manual. Responsible for retrospective queries to the appropriate physicians for clarification of conflicting and or ambiguous diagnoses. Responsible for thorough knowledge of Chartmaxx work list.

  • Ability to work remotely
  • Applicants from all time zones are encouraged

Responsibilities include:

  • Using ICD-10 codes, assign codes for all diagnoses for each inpatient encounter following establishes coding guidelines and procedures.
  • Check computer for status on all patients for whom medical records have not been received for follow-up resolution of patient accounts.
  • Query physicians retrospectively and/or concurrently for clarification of conflicting and/or ambiguous diagnosis and follow-up on queried records for completion.

This is a remote position with availability in the following states: Texas, New Mexico, Arkansas, and Louisiana.

  • CCS or graduate from a Health Information Technology (RHIT) or Health Information Administration program (RHIA).
  • 2 years coding experience in hospital acute care coding environment.

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