Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

Not Available

Job ID

5000381584006

Req. No

70028081

Job Title

Coder III

Region

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances

Category

Coding (Medical)

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

TMFHS TYR Mother Frances Hosp-38000

Address

800 E. Dawson
Tyler, TX  75701
US

Type

Full Time

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The Coder III 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.

  • High school diploma
  • CCS
  • 3 years IP coding experience in hospital acute care coding environment and hospital outpatient coding environment
  • APC, MS-DRG, and related reimbursement system methodologies
  • Ability to type 45 words per minute
  • 3M encoder, ICD-10 coding manual
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills
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