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Coder II (Profee/ED)

Job Details

Location:
Fort Myers, FL

Category:
Coder

Type:
Full Time

Schedule:
Days

Job Ref:
10067

Location: Bridge Plaza

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Department: Coding

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Workdays/Nights: Days

12901 McGregor Blvd

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Shift: Shift 1

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8:00:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM

Fort Myers, FL 33919

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Work Type: Full Time

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Exempt: No

Job Summary

Summary:

Remote Position (FL Only) 

This is a remote position incumbents, who reside in Florida only, may work at home. There may be occasional situations that require work to be performed on-site at an assigned Lee Health location.

Abstracts data from medical records into Epic and 3M 360 to provide a detailed case summary of medical, demographic, and statistical information. Identifies and codes diagnoses and procedures for medical records according to ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 guidelines, including department modifications. Identifies primary diagnosis and procedure as well as pertinent secondary diagnoses and procedures.. Follows procedures mandated by government and other payers for completion of coded data including APC assignments.

Facility Specific: Responsible for coding SDS, Observation, and as needed ED, Diagnostic, and Ancillary records.

Professional Fee Specific: Responsible for coding Surgical Records, Evaluation & Management Encounters, ED (with E&M) and as needed Diagnostic, HCC, Retrospective Coding, Documentation Quality Assurance, and Ancillary records.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
High School Diploma or EquivalentRequired

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
1 YearOutpatient CodingRequired

Additional Requirements

1 Year of Outpatient (Acute Care Hospital or Physician) Multidisciplinary Coding and/or Provider E&M Level of Service Coding (Professional Fee Only).


State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Not Required

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
CPC (Certified Professional Coder)Preferredor
COC (Certified Outpatient Coding)Preferredor
CPC-P (Certified Professional Coder-Payer)Preferredor
CCS (Certified Coding Specialist)Preferredor

Additional Requirements

CRC (Certified Risk Adjustment Coder) required -or- CIC (Certified Inpatient Coder) required -or- RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician) required -or- RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) required. Minimum of one coding certification (listed above). Other specialty certifications from AAPC or AHIMA will be considered.

US:FL:Fort Myers



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