Full Job Description
Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians, state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Primary Care.
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance Health, visit www.nuvancehealth.org.
Codes and abstracts all levels of outpatient medical records for reimbursement and statistical purposes using established coding guidelines.
Education: High School Diploma, Knowledge of IDC9-CM/IDC10, CPT-4, Disease Pathology, Anatomy, Physiology, and Medical Terminology.
Experience: Must have 8+ years, outpatient coding experience. Working knowledge of encoders and must be computer literate.
License: CPC, CPC-H, CCS, CCS-P, RHIA or RHIT required