HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist

An exciting career opportunity for HIM Clinical Inpatient Coder Specialist is now available with an independent 40-bed medical center in sunny Northern California!

The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist will be part of non-profit hospital that provides services to the dynamic community of its surrounding neighborhoods. With over 50 years of healing, the hospital is dedicated to providing excellent quality and committed to expanding access to those in need.

The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist will be able to analyze medical records for completion by Medical Staff, clinical or ancillary department. The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist will be able to perform coding and abstracting functions, efficiently navigate the electronic medical record to find patient information required for coding and accurate reimbursement.

The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist will coordinate activities of all coding, abstracting, and analysis of permanent patient medical records.  The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist will prepare routine/periodic statistical reports.  The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist will provide research and resource support to HIM Manager and all hospital departments and assist in hospital Performance improvement and other departmental statistical data. 

The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist should have the ability to meet productivity standards and quality measures as designated by best practice measures. The HIM Clinical Inpatient Coding Specialist should have Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified Professional Coder- Hospital (CPC-H) or Certified Professional Coder (CPC) with a minimum of three years coding experience in an inpatient acute care facility using ICD-10-CM. Knowledge of ICD-10-CM coding principles for both acute care and skilled nursing facilities, surgery and outpatient services is required.

The Medical Center is offering a competitive salary and full benefits to the qualified candidate.