Inpatient Coder/Abstractor (RHIT or RHIA or CCS Required) 2 yrs in Medical Records REQUIRED

McLeod Health

Job Description

Responsible for accurately coding diagnosis, complications and comorbidities and procedures on all discharged inpatient records and current inpatient records when requested. Coding will be done using the 3M encoder to assign ICD-9 and CPT-4, when necessary, codes for billing and statistical purposes. Also, responsbile for abstracting specific data from the records and keying into Invision.

High School Diploma or equivalent required (Associate Degree required if credentialed after 1985). Health Information Management Degree preferred.

****RHIT or RHIA or CCS required.

****1 to 2 years Hospital coding in Medical Records required.

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