Responsible for performing all functions to accomplish the coding and abstracting of patient diagnosis and procedure information to maintain patient indices and provide correct billing information. Responsible for the maintenance of patient files. May be assigned to variable work throughout the HIM department. Works cooperatively as a team with all revenue cycle, hospital and management associates.
Education: High School Diploma or GED required. Experience: 1+ years coding experience in CPT and ICD-9 coding is required. RHIA, RHIT, or CCS license preferred.