University of Southern California Coder Editor/ Day Surgery - Health Information Management - Full Time 8 Hour Days in Los Angeles, California

Coder Editor/ Day Surgery - Health Information Management - Full Time 8 Hour DaysApplyNorris - Health Information ManagementLos Angeles, California

In accordance with federal coding compliance regulations and guidelines, use current ICD-10-CM, CPT-4, and HCPCS code sets/systems to accurately abstract, code and electronically record into the 3M Coding & Reimburse System (3M - CRS), all diagnoses, surgical procedures, and other significant invasive and non-invasive procedures documented by any physician in outpatient medical records (i.e OP Ancillary/Clinic Visits, and an assorted outpatient surgeries: GI Lab, Heart Cath Lab, Pain Management surgery, and Invasive Radiology, etc.) Address OCE/NCCI edits within 3M- CRS and those returned from the Business Office. Performs other coding department related duties as assign HIM Management Staff.

Minimum Education:

  • High school diploma and successful completion of college courses in Medical Terminology, Anatomy & Physiology and a certified coding class.

Minimum Experience/Knowledge:

  • One to three years experience in ICD-9-CM & ICD- 10 (combined) and CPT/HCPCS coding of ambulatory surgery medical records in an hospital or outpatient surgical center, and experience in using a computerized coding & abstracting software and en encoding/code-finder database systems is required.

Required License/Certification:

  • AHIMA Certfied Coding Associate (CCA); or AHIMA Certified Coding Specialist - Physician (CCS-P); or AHIMA Certified Coding Specialist (CCS); or AAPC Certified Professional Coder - Hospital (CPC-h); or AAPC Certfied Professional Coder - Hospital (CPC). Successful completion (95%) of the Tenet and Hospital specific Coding Tests.

  • A Fire and Safety card must be presented upon hire or must be obtained at our facility within the first 30 days of hire and maintained by renewing before expiration date.

REQ20030437 Posted Date: 03/28/2017