Healthcare Coding Associate

  • Memorial Health
  • Springfield, IL, USA
  • Apr 03, 2024

Job Description

The Healthcare Coding Associate will code outpatient diagnostic medical records utilizing ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM and CPT coding conventions.  Employee will audit medical records to ensure specificity of diagnoses and procedures, to ensure appropriate and optimal third party reimbursement.  The coder will apply the appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes to individual patient health information for data retrieval, analysis and claims processing.  All work is performed in accordance with the rules, regulations and coding conventions as established by the American Hospital Association (Coding Clinic), ICD9, ICD10, CMS, AHIMA and Memorial Health System organizational/institutional coding guidelines.  Under the direction of the Coding Supervisors, the Healthcare Coding Associate will perform all tasks and duties in accordance with established standards, policies, procedures, protocols, and guidelines.  Embodies the Memorial Health System Performance Excellence Standards of Safety, Courtesy, Quality, and Efficiency that support our mission, vision and values.

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