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Remote Outpatient Coder

POSITION SUMMARY:
Position: ED Coder Facility E&M Inj/Inf and Profee

Under indirect supervision, is responsible for accurate coding Emergency Room, Facility and Profee, E&M Leveling, Injection/Infusion, procedures, diagnoses and conditions, working from the appropriate documentation in the medical record. Classification systems include ICD-10-CM, CPT, Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) as well as other specialty systems as required by diagnostic category and facility Reimbursement guidelines. All work is carried out in accordance with the rules, regulations and coding conventions of the American Hospital Association (Coding Clinic), ICD-10-CM, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and Individual State Health Planning and Development and organizational/institutional coding guidelines.

Responsibilities and duties include and are not limited to:

  • Must code both Facility and Physician Charges
  • Maintains a working knowledge of ICD-10-CM, CPT, E&M Leveling, Injection and Infusion, Facility and Physicians governmental regulations, official coding guidelines, and third party requirements regarding documentation and billing.
  • When services/diagnoses are not documented appropriately, seeks to attain proper documentation in a timely manner according to facility standards.
  • Must maintain 95% overall accuracy rate
  • Must maintain average productivity standards.
  • Works the review queue on a daily basis to ensure all charts that are placed in the review queue are worked and any corrections are communicated to the facility if necessary.
  • The coder is responsible for coding or pending every chart placed in their queue.
  • Coders must maintain their current professional credentials.


OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Remote Workstation
  • Standard Windows PC
  • Internet Access with DSL or Cable
  • VPN compatibility
  • Printer/Fax

EDUCATION AND SKILLS

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Requires one of the following coding credentials: AHIMA (CCS, CCS-P, or RHIT); AAPC (CPC, COC, CPC-H)
  • Must be proficient with Facility and Profee Coding Standards.
  • Minimum of five (5) years' experience in medical coding.
  • Working knowledge of ICD-10-CM.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

  • Salary Range: $50,000 to $53,000 per year
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time
  • 401K
  • Medical, Dental, Life and Long/Short term disability Insurance.
  • Paid Association Dues Paid
  • Educational Benefits



AMN Healthcare Revenue Cycle Solutions is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

AMN Healthcare is committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse team that reflects the communities we serve.

Our commitment to the inclusion of many different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives enables our innovation and leadership in the healthcare services industry.

Apply today and one of our team members will be in touch to help you find the role that best fits your skills and goals.

Benefits

Becoming an AMN Healthcare nurse gives you the incredible opportunity to explore new cities, gain critical nursing career experience, and earn a highly competitive salary-but the perks don't stop there. There are many additional benefits to enjoy through travel nursing jobs, including:

  • Premium health benefits for you and your family
  • Access to the largest network of facilities and providers in the country
  • Industry-leading clinical team support
  • Licensure assistance
  • 401k matching
  • Free CEUs



About the Company

At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

Remote Outpatient Coder

Little Rock, AR
Full Time

Published on 06/22/2022

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