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Coder II
Deaconess Hospital

Location: Evansville, Indiana
Work Setting: Hospital
Job Function:
Coder
Job Type:
Full-Time

Job Description

  • Coding and abstracts in-patient, Emergency Room, Same Day surgery, and Observation medical records of the Deaconess Health System to accurately reflect patient condition and treatments rendered
  • Job Duties include the following, other duties may be assigned:
      • Abstracts and codes diagnoses and procedures from health records by using assigned classification systems, standards and following coding conventions as set forth by departmental coding policies.
      • Enters information into the computerized abstracting system for use in hospital reimbursement and evaluation of patient care
      • Queries the attending physician as necessary to assure thorough documentation to substantiate codes describing the patient’s hospitalization.
      • Utilizes health care references to assure that coding is accurate
      • Maintains and builds productivity
      • Works with CDI staff to decrease days in A/R and accurately capture the ROM/SOI of each patient
      • Identifies health records to be reviewed by various hospital and compliant registries and the Performance Improvement Department.
      • Complies with the Deaconess Hospital Standards of Employee Conduct
      • Assures that the appropriate number of continuing education credits are obtained so that credentials are current
      • Continues to develop professionally by increasing knowledge through webinars and review of coding clinics.
      • Other duties as assigned
  • Education and Experience
    • At least one year of experience in hospital coding is preferred
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
    • Must have one or more of the following credentials: Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) and/or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).

 

Required Qualifications

  • Education and Experience
    • At least one year of experience in hospital coding is preferred
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
    • Must have one or more of the following credentials: Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) and/or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education and Experience
    • At least one year of experience in hospital coding is preferred
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
    • Must have one or more of the following credentials: Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) and/or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).

Education Qualifications

  • Education and Experience
    • At least one year of experience in hospital coding is preferred
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
    • Must have one or more of the following credentials: Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) and/or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).

Instructions for Resume Submission

Visit www.Deaconess.com/careers and search Req# 10929

Apply Online: http://www.deaconess.com/careers

Posted: April 4, 2019 at 3:23 PM
Post ID: 38306

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