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Coder

The coder is responsible for reviewing, analyzing, and assuring that the final diagnoses and procedures determined for a patient is valid and complete. To assist physicians with understanding the best treatment for a specific patient, the coder assigns coding or appropriate diagnostic or procedure code to the patient’s records. The coder will ensure proper completion of Electronic Health Records and proper assignment of ICD-9, HCPCS, CPT and all other relevant codes.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Audits submitted records to ensure proper billing of pre-determined charges
  • Receives hospital information to properly bill provider services for hospital patients
  • Supplies correct ICD-9 codes on all diagnoses provided
  • Supplies correct HCPCS and CPT code on all procedures and services performed
  • Train care providers on updated and correct coding information
  • Audits medical records to ensure proper coding and compliance with federal and state laws
  • Ensures the final diagnoses and procedures used by health care providers are valid and complete

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Medical Coding Certificate – CPC certification is required
  • One year experience using ICD-9-CM, CPT, HCPCs or equivalent
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • In depth computer knowledge
  • Advanced verbal, written communication, and organization skills