Coder - Per Diem
Universal Health Services
Coder - Per Diem
|Facility:||Del Amo Hospital|
|Location:||TORRANCE, CA US Western|
|Job Type:||Per Diem|
|Minimum Education Required:||Certification|
|Skills:||Health Care -> Behavioral Health, Administrative, Accounting/Billing
Welcome and thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Del Amo Hospital! Del Amo Hospital is a 166-bed free-standing psychiatric hospital that is located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles, in beautiful Southern California.
Reporting to the Director and Supervisor of the
Medical Records Department, this position is responsible for the
timely coding and abstracting of medical records in accordance with
the current principles of ICD-10-CM and CPT coding guidelines using
Quadramed/Quantim encoding system, resolving technical coding and
sequencing problems with the Supervisor, Director and/or CFO. This
position is also responsible for accurate abstracting of patient data
into the AS-400 computerized data base system in accordance with the
department policies and guidelines. This position monitors the
unbilled report (AR-Report) and maintains compliance within the
established turn-around time of five (5) days, and performs clerical
and/or technical medical record duties as assigned. This includes but
is not limited to the assembly of medical records, analyzing
discharged records, assisting physicians with chart completion,
filing records, the completion of monthly statistical reports,
answering telephones, processing release of information requests.
Education: High School
Diploma or Equivalency required. Associates degree preferred.
Credentials: CPC, CCS Certification from AHIMA required; RHIA or RHIT preferred.
Experience: Computer experience that includes but not limited to Microsoft Office: Excel and Word and Quadramed.3M Encoder.