Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

8° | FT | Days | Bon-Barg|

Job ID

5000308696206

Req. No

70022832

Job Title

Coding Specialist

Region

CHRISTUS St. Vincent

Category

Coding (Medical)

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

St. Vincent

Address

490A West Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM  87505
US

Type

Full Time

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Assigns accurate diagnosis and procedure codes and captures pertinent clinical data elements on all inpatient/outpatient medical records of discharged patients. Responsible for ensuring optimum reimbursement based on accurate coding and for maintaining a quality patient clinical database.

EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: CPC, CPC-H, CCS, RHIT, RHIA credentials required at time of hire. Credential must be maintained.

SKILLS: Computer and data entry skills, ample understanding of ICD-10-CM/PCS

and CPT-4 classification systems.

EXPERIENCE: Two years coding experience, while certified, coding in an acute care facility.

NATURE OF SUPERVISION:

-Responsible to: Manager, Health Information Services

ENVIRONMENT:

- Bloodborne pathogens - A

General office environment. Knowledge of general safety standards. Exposure to hazards from electrical/mechanical/power equipment.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Continuous sedentary position with intense mental concentration up to 7.5 hours per day, using sound ergonomic principles. Data entry up to four hours a day. Light physical effort (able to lift/carry up to 10 lbs.) Occasional reaching, stretching, bending, kneeling.

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