Phoenix and Scottsdale locations, AZ
***This position can be worked remotely***
Assigns and sequences ICD-9/ICD-10/CPT/HCPCs codes through review of Inpatient or Outpatient clinical documentation and diagnostic results as appropriate for billing, internal and external reporting, research, and regulatory compliance. Codes complex accounts which requires advanced expertise in coding subject matters.
EDUCATION: High school diploma
EXPERIENCE: 2 years of inpatient and/or outpatient coding of complex accounts. Coding complex accounts which may include: Trauma I, newborn, OB, extended LOS, extensive surgical and/or medical accounts.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) or CIC (Certified Inpatient Coder) or
CPC-H/COC (Certified Outpatient Coder) or CCA (Certified Coding Associate).
FIELD OF EXPERTISE: Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, knowledge of medical record requirements, HIPAA privacy rules, and assigning and sequencing ICD/CPT codes.
Advanced coding expertise in coding subject matters. Codes complex accounts.