IP Coder, Onsite or Remote

Gila Regional Medical Center

Introduction:

Gila Regional Medical Center is 24-bed Critical Access Hospital. We offer multiple specialties, such as Cardiovascular, OB/GYN, Orthopedics, Cancer Center, General Surgery, Podiatry and Internal Medicine.

Job Description:

The coder is responsible for assigning the correct diagnosis, procedure codes. S/he adheres to official coding guidelines. Maintains coding certification, education and stays current with coding changes.  S/he is consistent in accuracy and productivity according to industry standards.  Responsible for communicating with providers in a professional manner. Comfortable educating and supporting clinical documentation improvement with providers.  Communicates clearly in a timely manner with the HIM Manager and team members. S/he supports medical records quality through a complete review of every medical record coded.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3 – 5 years hospital

Education Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), AHIMA Coding Certification – preferred
  • Certified Professional Coder (CPC), AAPC Coding Certification

Compensation/Benefits:

  • Full Benefits Package