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INPATIENT CODING SPECIALIST MEDICAL RECORDS (Remote)

Winter Haven Hospital, Inc - Winter Haven, FL
The Medical Records Coding Specialist assigns diagnosis and procedural code using ICD- 9-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding systems and monitors bill hold reports. Serves as a liaison to Clinical documentation Specialists for ICD-10 inpatient encounters for accurate code and MSDRG assignments. Assists Manager/Director with mentoring/training of Coder I; Coder II and Coder III team members and clinical practice students from various colleges. Performs other duties as assigned.









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Qualifications


Preferred Certification:

CCA – Certified Coding Associate

CCS – Certified Coding Specialist

RHIT – Registered Health Information Management Tech



Required Education:

High School or GED



Preferred Education:

Associate’s in Health Information Tech



Required Experience:

Two years in in patient acute coding



Preferred Experience:

Three years in acute code



Required Licensure:

FDL



Required Specific Skills:

Written and verbal communication skills

Customer service skills

Critical thinking

Computer skills appropriate to position

Medical terminology use and understanding

Organizational skills

Knowledge of regulatory requirements appropriate for position