HIM Outpatient Certified Coder

An excellent acute care hospital system has a great opportunity now available for a Certified Clinical Coder to join their large HIM team. This is not a remote position.

This hospital is community and charity focused, with an emphasis placed on Cardiac and Cancer care. They are also clinically impressive. They were among Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award Recipients as well as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures as determined by the Joint Commission. Additionally, they were named as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care, Cardiac Surgery and Pulmonary Care. 

The Certified Coder will perform hands-on coding, doc review, physician and provider education, handling denials and appeals and working with both inpatient and outpatient coding. A candidate with outpatient coding experience is preferred. The CPC or CCS certification is required for this position.

The Coding Specialist for Health Information Management will enter, retrieve and access data to prepare statistical reports.  The Coder Specialist will provide research and resource support to HIM Manager and all hospital departments in order to increase accuracy of medical records and ensure efficiency across the organization. The Coding Auditor will be responsible for working independently on various cases.

 

Located in the Sacramento Valley, the Medical Center is surrounded by an excellent school district and affordable housing market. Just a short drive from the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and the San Francisco Bay Area, this region is moments away from all of nature’s wonders.

 

The Healthcare Organization will be offering a generous salary and a comprehensive benefit package to the right coder!