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Tenet Healthcare Inpatient Coder III. 40hr. Days. LMH in Natick, Massachusetts

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Codes hospital Inpatient medical records. Assigns ICD-9-CM and CCD-10-CM diagnosis and procedure codes along with CPT surgical codes to ensure accurate and timely statistics while supporting the financial stability of the organization. Ensures compliance with reimbursement requirements including Prospective Payment System.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

AA Degree: Required

Bachelors Degree: Preferred.

Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology required.

Good understanding of pharmacology and pathophysiology preferred.

Extensive knowledge of organization, structure and conventions of ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding systems required DRG / APC assignment.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Three to five years Inpatient/ Surgical Day Care coding required in a teaching facility.

MS DRG coding experience required.

CERTIFICATIONS:

Required: RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC or CIC

Job: Non-Clinical/Administrative

Organization: MetroWest Medical Center

Title: Inpatient Coder III. 40hr. Days. LMH

Location: MA-Natick

Requisition ID: 2005029355

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