The coder performs daily coding of one or more of the following records: Emergency Room, Diagnostics, Day Surgery, Observation, Other Outpatient, and Inpatient Records under the direction of the Coding Manager.He/She will work closely with physicians and their office staff to obtain correct documentation for coding.Monitors billhold reports daily to assure records are coded in a timely manner.Reviews records for quality.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Individual must have experience with ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT coding, abstracting, DRG logic and quality assurance.
Must have the ability to interpret a variety of handwritten data.
Must have concern for detail and be able to work quickly and accurately.
Must be able to solve problems and deal with conflict, especially in stressful situations.
At least two years experience in an acute care facility with RHIA, RHIT and/or CCS preferred.
Job: Medical Coding
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005036831
About East Cooper Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.