Certified Medical Coder (CRC/CPC/CCS)

Certified Medical Coder (CRC/CPC/CCS)
January 21, 2021 Comments Off on Certified Medical Coder (CRC/CPC/CCS) tanya_philip
Remote Flexible Jobs
Published
January 21, 2021
Location
Remote, CA
Category
Job Type
Base Salary
$22.00-$35.00 per hour
Skills
Typing, Computer
Experience Requirements
1- 2 years
Education Requirements
None
Work Hours
Flexible / Work Anytime
Street Address
Remote

Description

Remote Flexible Jobs (https://remoteflexiblejobs.com) is seeking for someone to fill the position of a Certified Medical Coder to work remotely in the U.S. only.

DESCRIPTION:

In this role, you will review medical records and apply the appropriate ICD–10-CM diagnostic codes. Codes must meet QA standards (following both the Official Coding Guidelines and Risk Adjustment Guidelines).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assign appropriate ICD–10-CM codes, mapping to risk adjustment models as applicable.

  • Assign codes when the documentation in the record is inadequate, ambiguous, or otherwise unclear for medical coding purposes.

  • Remain current on diagnosis coding guidelines and risk adjustment reimbursement reporting requirements.

  • Check chart assignments every day and accurately report all hours worked on a weekly basis.

  • Maintain quality and production standards required by company.

  • Report work-related concerns to assigned Coder Advocate and, if not adequately addressed, to Sr. Manager of Clinical Operations.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Computer, Internet, and a home office set-up.

PAY: $22.00-$35.00 per hour

TO BECOME AN AGENT:

Apply and register today at https://remoteflexiblejobs.com/join-now and select the Remote Flexible Jobs Service Network.

Please reference user code RFJTanyaPhilip.

Please contact our office staff at 1 (405) 633-0079 if you have any further questions.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Active certified coder certification through AHIMA or AAPC is required (CRC/ CPC/CCS). CCA and CPC-A are not accepted.

• At least one year of experience as a certified coder is required.

• At least one year of risk adjustment coding experience is required.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

• Extensive knowledge of ICD-10-CM outpatient diagnosis coding guidelines (knowledge and demonstrated understanding of Risk Adjustment coding and data validation requirements is highly preferred).

• Ability to code using an ICD-10-CM code book (without using an encoder).

• Strong clinical knowledge related to chronic illness diagnosis, treatment and management.

• Reliability and a commitment to meeting tight deadlines (24-hour turnaround time on all assigned charts).

• Exemplary attention to detail and completeness-all medical coders must maintain minimum QA passing requirements based on HCC scoring model (HCCx < or equal to 5 and HCCm < or equal to 5). • Knowledge of HIPAA, recognizing a commitment to privacy, security and confidentiality of all medical chart documentation.

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