Inpatient Coder (PT)

Schedule: Part-time
Location: USA – Remote
Start Date: Position open until filled

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assign ICD-10-CM/PCS codes upon review of clinical documentation for selection of appropriate primary and secondary diagnoses, co-morbidities, complications, and procedures if performed
  • Working knowledge of ICD-10-CM/PCS, HACs, and PSIs
  • Ensure APR-DRG, MS-DRG assignment is optimal and accurate
  • Assign appropriate POA (present on Admission) indicator
  • Assign the appropriate discharge disposition
  • Maintain coding accuracy of 98% or higher
  • Abide by AHIMA standards of Ethical coding
  • Adhere to Official Coding Guidelines, facility-coding guidelines, and published official advice
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, disease processes and surgical techniques through participation in continuing education programs
  • Assist with special projects as required

Inpatient Coder Job Requirements:

  • Must have at least one of the following coding credentials: RHIT, CCS-P, CPC, RHIA
  • Minimum of 3 years’ inpatient coding experience
  • Experience with multiple EHR, Encoder and CAC systems, preferred

Employee Benefits:

Part-Time (PT) employees are NOT eligible to receive employee benefits offered at ECLAT Health Solutions.

Compensation: DOE