Inpatient Coder

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Fort Wayne, IN

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 32 days ago

  by    Nina Mathews

We are looking for Inpatient Coder for our client in Fort Wayne, IN

Job Title: Inpatient Coder

Job Location: Fort Wayne, IN 46808

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description:

  • Required Inpatient Coder

General job duties:

  • Responsible for providing support to both the inpatient and analytical coders, Patient
  • Accounting, and other areas of Parkview Health by utilizing correct coding and insurance payer guidelines
  • Assists with inpatient denials from third party payers and coding review requests
  • Reports inpatient denial trends and improvement opportunities to coding leadership

Additional Educational Information:

  • Must have an Associate's degree in Health Information Technology; or Bachelor's degree in Health Information Management or other health care related degree

Required skills and minimum years of experience:

  • This position requires inpatient coding knowledge and experience
  • 5 years progressive coding/clinical documentation experience or 5 years experience in insurance follow-up/denials
  • Must have good verbal, written and computer communication skills
  • Must demonstrate the ability to be detail oriented and perform tasks at a high rate of accuracy
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to research different resources to create formalized education plans for coders/clinical documentation specialists
  • Must be able to correspond/communicate effectively with different audiences within the health system
  • Must have the ability to organize work and manage time effectively

Licensure/Certification:

  • AHIMA credentialed RHIT, RHIA or CCS or AAPC credentialed CPC preferred
  • State license status must be currently active

Shift:

  • 8 hour days

Dress Code:

  • Business Casual

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