• HIM CODING TECH I - MEDICAL RECORDS ADMINISTRATION (63750)

    Company: Advocate Health Care Network

    Location: Hazel Crest, IL

    Date Posted: October 29, 2013

    This is a mid-level coding position for an individual with coding education and experience consistent with the job qualifications. * Performs outpatient and a limited number of inpatient coding functions on a select group of patient types under supervision of coding supervisor. * Reviews medical record documentation to ensure the complete coding of all-relevant diagnoses and procedures for hospital billing. * Assigns and sequences ICD-9-CM diagnoses and ICD-9-CM and CPT procedures in accordance with advice from Coding Clinic and ICD-9-CM Official Coding Guidelines and CPT Assistant (CPT/HCPCS) guidelines. * Uses 3M coding products including encoder and groupers for Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG) and Ambulatory Payment Class (APC) for Medicare reimbursement and other third-party payers and...

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