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Inpatient Coder

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT - CODING
Categories: HIM / CDI
Type: Full-Time
Shift: -
Schedule: Days

Description:

Do you like working remotely from the comfort of your own home? Come join Lee Health where we are caring people, inspiring health. Our Coding team has the flexibility to work from the comfort of their own home and have flexible hours. You must be a FL Resident to work remotely.

The Inpatient Coder utilizes Epic’s electronic health record and 3M’s Coding and Reimbursement system encoder. Identifies and codes diagnoses and procedures from information documented in the medical records according to ICD-10-PCS guidelines, including hospital modifications. Identifies principal diagnosis and procedure as well as pertinent secondary diagnoses and procedures. Follows sequencing and reporting procedures mandated by government and other payers for completion of coded data including DRG and APC assignments. Telecommuting is available based on meeting criteria.

Have Questions? Chat with the Recruiter:
Ryan Smith
ryan.smith@leehealth.org

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Requirements:

Education:
- High School or Equivalent Required.
- Completion of Basic Coding Course required.

Experience:
- 1 Year of Inpatient Acute Care Hospital Coding experience required.
- CCS, RHIT or RHIA certification strongly preferred


General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Walk - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Bend - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Climb - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Kneel - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Crouch - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Twist - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Maintain Balance - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Reach - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Near Vision - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Hearing Overhead Pages - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Telephone use - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Manage altercations - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work alone - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Adapt to shift work - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Firm Grasping - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Fine Manipulation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 25 to 34 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 25 to 34 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)