ferguson | Inpatient Coder II in Saint Charles, MO

Inpatient Coder II

  • Saint Luke's Health Systems
  • 2510 Church Rd
  • Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • Full-Time
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\"The best place to get care. The best place to give care.\" That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice or office, our nearly 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

Job Description?

Our Inpatient Coding team is seeking an experienced coder to join their team! You must have at least 1 year of inpatient coding experience to be considered for this position. Strong preference given to candidates with 3-5 years experience. Although this is a remote position, you must reside in one of the following states: Missouri, Kansas, Texas, Florida.

Review clinical documentation as appropriate to extract data and apply appropriate codes for billing, internal and external reporting, research, and regulatory compliance. Appropriately assign codes for diagnoses and procedures as determined by the clinical documentation. Ability to determine principal diagnosis, comorbidities and complications, secondary conditions, and surgical procedures. Assign Present on Admission indicators as well as identify Hospital Acquired Conditions. Analyze documentation and abstract pertinent data. Must maintain minimum quality and productivity standards.

Education

Certifications

Cert Coding Specialist - American Health Information Management Association

Work Shift

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.



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