Community Health Systems *Coder InPatient/Out Patient, Certified - HIM Part Time (Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital) in Warren, Ohio

Description:

Inpatient/Outpatient Coder

Health Information Management

Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital is part of the ValleyCare Health System of Ohio network ( www.valleycareofohio.steward.org ). ValleyCare Health System of Ohio is located in northeastern Ohio, within the beautiful Mahoning Valley, and is a network of three (3) hospitals, and numerous outpatient and physician practice locations throughout the area. With aggressive plans to grow our services including expanding and enhancing our healthcare facilities, our vision is to provide the highest quality healthcare for northeastern Ohio. Although our health system has changed over time, our hospitals have been providing exceptional care for almost 100 years. Please visit our website for more information about our growth and progress

http://www.valleycarehealth.steward.org

JOB OVERVIEW

We are currently recruiting for an Inpatient/Outpatient Coder to join our team. This role will be responsible for Coding of inpatient/outpatient records using ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 systems to gather statistical information and optimize reimbursement. This positions abstracts inpatient medical records as appropriate to complete the rehab coding process. Applicants will utilize various computer systems to review and enter information for statistics and billing. The position is responsible for thorough and effective communication in a professional manner as well as actively participating in section and interdepartmental meetings to support the coding and reimbursement process. The position requires on-going education in compliance with coding, organizational and/or regulatory guidelines. Applicants must be willing to maintain active credentials with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as required by the position. The position performs various technical and clerical duties, which support the coding and reimbursement process. Assists the Supervisor/Coordinator with coding training and quality review process.

Qualifications

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must be a High school graduate or GED and the required AHIMA certification or one to three years ICD-10 and CPT coding experience. Must also have medical transcription experience. After orientation, up to six month s experience on this job is required to perform all essential functions including rehab specific coding techniques.

Applicants are required to have active credentials through AHIMA as either a CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) or a CCA (Certified Coding Associate) preferred.

Applicant are required to have advanced knowledge in medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology. Working knowledge of ICD and CPT coding systems. Working knowledge of CMG and IRF specific coding rules preferred. Able to pass a coding test administered in the Department as part of the application process. Strict attention to accuracy and detail. Ability to correctly spell, file, and type 60 words per minute. Demonstrates ability to use transcription equipment.

COMPANY CULTURE & BENEFITS OVERVIEW

Working at ValleyCare Health System of Ohio is special. You will find that we provide a positive, caring and patient focused environment. Our operating practices and core values create our positive culture and guide our journey to excellence. Working within such a supportive system allows our staff to use their talents to the fullest. We continually focus on positive employee programs, some of which include our annual employee engagement survey, employee of the month, employee of the year, nurse of the year, spot recognition, annual employee appreciation day, quarterly service awards, monthly birthday luncheon, thank you cards, quarterly employee forums, take your child to work day, and many more.

Besides our culture, we offer a competitive salary and benefits packages which includes: Medical, Rx Plan, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health & Dependent), Employee Assistance Program, 401(k) Retirement Savings Program, Paid Time Off, Paid Sick Leave, and various company discounts.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply, please visit us at http://www.valleycareofohio.steward.org

ValleyCare Health System of Ohio promotes a drug-free and smoke-free environment

Job: Health Information Management Services

Organization: Hillside Rehab Hospital

Location: OH-Warren

Requisition ID: 1732369