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Clinical Coding Specialist II - Health Information Management

Send to my Email Email a friend Job ID 76684 Date posted 10/14/2016
Requisition ID: 76684
  • Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • City: San Diego
  • Department: Medical Records
  • Category: Business Operations Jobs
  • Job Status: Full-Time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • FTE: 1.0
  • Shift Start: 7 AM
  • Shift End Time: 3:30 PM
Location
The position is remote after a 3 month period at the facility.
 
Hours
8 hour day shift; 7am-3:30pm
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Formal training in ICD-10CM and CPT
  • Two-three years of hospital coding experience
  • Ability to use 3M coding software
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • RHIT, CCS or CPC-H certification
  • Cerner skills

Summary
The Clinical Coding Specialist II’s key responsibilities is to assign ICD-10CM and CPT codes for outpatient surgery cases. Opportunity to grow within the department and learn to code more complex cases and move into a higher coding position.
Coding functions include using 3M HDM with Computerized Assisted Coding. We utilize Cerner EMR for coding purposes with all paper documents being scanned and available electronically. Opportunity to work remotely after 3 months working at the facility.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the 368-bed hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern emergency and trauma center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, physical rehabilitation, robotic surgery and organ transplantation. It and has been recognized as is a Magnet-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by the international patient advocacy group Planetree, Inc.
Physical Requirements
Ability to sit for long length of time and ability to keyboard
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: Coding, Clinical Coding Specialist, ICD-10, Sharp, Sharp HealthCare, Sharp Jobs, San Diego, San Diego Jobs
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