Coder III

  • Butler Health System
  • BHS - Butler Memorial Hospital Butler Pennsylvania 16001 US
  • Posted: Mar 14, 2019
Other Professional

Job Description


The Coder III is responsible for accurately and efficiently assigning all ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS codes for diagnoses and procedures as well as other data collection for all inpatient encounters to produce claims as well as for statistical data collection.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Education:

Minimum:     High School Diploma or equivalent and Certified Coding Specialist OR Associate Degree in Health Information Technology.        

Preferred:     N/A

 

Registration/Certification/Licensure:  
Must hold one of the following: RHIT, RHIA, CCS or must obtain CCS within year of successful completion of internal inpatient training program.

 

Experience:

Minimum:     One year of inpatient coding in an acute care facility OR successful completion of internal inpatient training program. 

Preferred:     Three years of inpatient coding in an acute care facility. 

 

Other Requirements:
N/A