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Inpatient Coder Level II Remote Work Possible

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Egg Harbor, NJ 08232
  • Job Code
    114407257
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Egg Harbor Twp, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Days

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time

REQ_NUM: 07-24670

Department: Health Information Mgmt Mainld

Hours Per Week 37.5

Holidays Required? No

Job Category: *All Full Time Jobs

Location: Egg Harbor Twp

Weekends Required? No


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Minimum 3 years of acute care inpatient coding experience (recent hands on production) required.
  • 1-2 years health care clerical experience with demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and physiology, as well as clinical medicine required.



POSITION SUMMARY

The Coder Inpatient Level II codes and abstracts the medical records of inpatients using nationally recognized guidelines. The Coder Inpatient Level II interacts with the medical staff and the care team to assure accurate and complete documentation of diagnoses and procedures and DRG assignment.

This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in clinical documentation improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate degree in HIM preferred. Bachelor's Degree in HIM preferred. CCS preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) preferred. Associate of Science HIM preferred. Bachelors of Science HIM preferred. Successful completion of a college based coding program or college based coding certificate program preferred (AHIMA-approved preferred).

EXPERIENCE: Minimum 3 years of inpatient acute care inpatient coding experience (recent hands on production) required. 1-2 years health care clerical experience with demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and physiology, as well as clinical medicine required. Proficiency in Clinical and Business Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.



PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

Demonstrates the technical competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.













Coder Inpatient Level II

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WORK ENVIRONMENT

Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, hazardous substances, and potential injury.

This active position requires the ability to work in a busy patient care area. Near visual acuity, long periods of visually examining documents and electronic files, and skilled use of multiple







computer applications required. Must be able to work independently, demonstrate excellent communication skills, and manage daily work duties accurately and efficiently

The essential functions for this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

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<b>AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center</b><br/><br/>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.<br/><br/><br/>Egg Harbor Twp, NJ<br/><br/><b>POSITION SHIFT: </b>Days<br/><br/><b>POSITION STATUS: </b>Full-Time<br/><br/><b>REQ_NUM: </b>07-24670<br/><br/><b>Department: </b>Health Information Mgmt Mainld<br/><br/><b>Hours Per Week </b>37.5<br/><br/><b>Holidays Required? </b>No<br/><br/><b>Job Category: </b>*All Full Time Jobs<br/><br/><b>Location: </b>Egg Harbor Twp<br/><br/><b>Weekends Required? </b>No<br/><br/><br/><UL><LI>High school diploma or equivalent required. </LI><LI>Minimum 3 years of acute care inpatient coding experience (recent hands on production) required.</LI><LI>1-2 years health care clerical experience with demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and physiology, as well as clinical medicine required.</LI></UL><br><br><br><STRONG>POSITION SUMMARY</STRONG><br><br>The Coder Inpatient Level II codes and abstracts the medical records of inpatients using nationally recognized guidelines. The Coder Inpatient Level II interacts with the medical staff and the care team to assure accurate and complete documentation of diagnoses and procedures and DRG assignment. <br><br>This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in clinical documentation improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.<br><br><STRONG>QUALIFICATIONS</STRONG><br><br><STRONG>EDUCATION:</STRONG> High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate degree in HIM preferred. Bachelor's Degree in HIM preferred. CCS preferred.<br><br><STRONG>LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:</STRONG> Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) preferred. Associate of Science HIM preferred. Bachelors of Science HIM preferred. Successful completion of a college based coding program or college based coding certificate program preferred (AHIMA-approved preferred). <br><br><STRONG>EXPERIENCE:</STRONG> Minimum 3 years of inpatient acute care inpatient coding experience (recent hands on production) required. 1-2 years health care clerical experience with demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and physiology, as well as clinical medicine required. Proficiency in Clinical and Business Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.<br><br><br><br><STRONG>PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS</STRONG><br><br>Demonstrates the technical competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><STRONG>Coder Inpatient Level II</STRONG><br><br><STRONG>Page 2 </STRONG><br><br><STRONG>WORK ENVIRONMENT</STRONG><br><br>Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, hazardous substances, and potential injury.<br><br>This active position requires the ability to work in a busy patient care area. Near visual acuity, long periods of visually examining documents and electronic files, and skilled use of multiple <br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>computer applications required. Must be able to work independently, demonstrate excellent communication skills, and manage daily work duties accurately and efficiently<br><br>The essential functions for this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/X74aGGsX6RLAslR4ueNn8"> <p>PI114407257</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-09 Expires: 2019-11-09

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