Careers - Coding Specialist

TruBridge, LLC has exciting employment opportunities for remote HIM Coding Specialists on our Outsource Coding Team.

Position Summary

The HIM Coding Specialist will handle medical coding and data entry / abstraction for various types of Hospital visits (Inpatient, Outpatient, Ambulatory, Surgery, Emergency and Special Procedures).  Below is a summary of duties and responsibilities.

  • Correctly assign ICD-9-CM primary and secondary diagnoses and procedure codes based upon documentation in the medical record
  • Correctly assign modifiers to charge master items and coder assigned CPT codes, as appropriate
  • Correctly assign CPT codes to outpatient procedures consistent with client contract and documentation in the medical record
  • Correctly assign E&M levels on ER facility and professional fees
  • Create compliant physician queries
  • Correctly and compliantly review claims for  medical necessity
  • Update problem list consistent with client contract
  • Correctly assign present on admission indicators
  • Correctly and compliantly select DRG
  • Provide excellent customer service

 

Qualifications/Experience

Coding Specialist – Emergency Department Coding

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1 year experience coding Emergency Department records, including experience with Facility and Profee Level assignment and infusion and injection charging. 
  • AHIMA or AAPC credential (RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC, or COC)

 

Coding Specialist – Observation/Outpatient Surgery

Minimum Requirements:

  • 2 years experience coding observation and outpatient surgery records
  • Prefer experience with infusion and injection charging. 
  • AHIMA or AAPC credential (RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC, or COC)

 

Coding Specialist – Inpatient Coder – Acute Care

Minimum Requirements:

  • 2 years experience coding inpatient records in an acute care setting.
  • AHIMA or AAPC credential (RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC, or COC)

 

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