Position Information: The Coder, Outpatient performs the functions of coding of Home Health admissions/records, collection of predefined indicators and abstracting medical records. Provide timely and accurate ICD-9 CM codes for reimbursement and specific information for statistical purposes. Remain current with recognized resources, AHHC-NC, etc. Communicate on a professional level with physicians and clinical staff regarding coding and documentation issues.
Experience Requirements: 1 Year Coding - Outpatient Or Equivalent Education Requirement
Education Required: Certificate Health Education Required
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Home Care Coding Specialist - Diagnosis Required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.