HIM Coder II - Business Office
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa
CHRISTUS Childrens Hospital-30200
333 N Santa Rosa St
San Antonio, TX 78207
Responsible for coding all medical records according to diseases, operations, procedures, and other factors influencing health status and contract with health services. Interprets context, intent of medical terminology and data in the record in order to accurately code all diagnoses and operations for classification and retrieval purposes. Inputs data into the 3M Code 3 computerized DRG/APC Groupers and Code finder to derive most adequate codes numbers for optimum reimbursement. Follow Department Policy and Official Coding Guidelines. Analyzes and abstracts medical records for statistical information such as discharge service and physicians credited with participation, discharge disposition, newborn birth weight and other data as required..