The Coder III uses the ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT-4 coding methodology and the 3M 360 Computer Assisted Coding (CAC) System to accurately code all paper and electronic medical records (HPF and CERNER). The paper and electronic medical record needs to be coded and abstracted promptly and accurately.
- Is responsible for coding all services and all payer inpatient accounts.
Required: AA Degree
Preferred: Bachelors degree
Required: 3 years coding experience
- Certification as Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) preferred or as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred.
- Requires Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) certification or a minimum of 90% proficiency coding accuracy rate on Tenet Coding Assessment with the understanding that the CCS certification must be obtained within 18 months of hire date.
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