Medical Coding – Representative at Sutherland

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Job ID / Title: Medical Coding – Representative

Job Category:

Customer Service Internet

City:

USA Work at Home

State:

USA Work At Home

Work Location:

USA Work at Home

Job Description

Sutherland is seeking a reliable and detail-oriented person to join us as Medical Coder. We are a group of driven and hard-working individuals. If you are looking to build a fulfilling career and are confident you have the skills and experience to help us succeed, we want to work with you!

Consultants in this role get to:

Coder (Facility)

  • Education: Completed degree/certificate from an accredited institution
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years
  • Certification: RHIA, RHIT, and/or CCS, CIC
  • Skills: Excellent analytical skills, research skills, communication skills

Responsibilities:

  • Analysis and interpretation of complex medical records to identify billable services
  • Assignment and sequencing of correct diagnostic and procedure billing codes in compliance with requirements of third party payors
  • Obtains clarification of conflicting, ambiguous, or non-specific documentation
  • Is knowledgeable of
    • Coding concepts for Facility diagnosis and procedure coding and DRG assignment
    • Legal and Policy directives pertinent to coding
    • Proper reference material, standards and guidelines for coding
    • Current and developing issues and trends in medical coding procedure requirements
    • Software applications in use to document patient services
    • Confidentiality requirements

Qualifications

Our most successful candidates will have:

  • A High School diploma or GED
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; proficient reading skills
  • Multi-tasking skills, showcased through the use of several applications (experience working with CRM applications preferred)
  • Basic PC keyboarding skills; basic Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel) experience
  • Proven customer service skills

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