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Medical Coding Specialist in Columbus, GA at St. Francis Hospital

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

St Francis Hospital

Undergeneral supervision and according to established procedures, assigns diagnosticcodes to medical record information. Codes charts under the ICD‑9‑CM andHCPCS/CPT System for statistical and APC assignment purposes. Abstractsrequired data into hospital abstracting system. The outcome of informationgathered is used to determine the hospital database and reimbursement ofhospital claims. 

Job Requirements

MinimumEducation: Equivalent to an associate’s degree in medical informationtechnology (with course work in medical terminology, anatomy, physiology,disease processes, ICD-9-CM coding and prospective payment) preferred.

MinimumWork Experience: Six to twelve months of experience preferred. CCA credentialor must be obtained within 6 months of hire.          

RequiredLicenses/Certifications: Eligible for designation as a RHIA, RHIT, or CCS. 

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran


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