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Surgical Medical Coder for Leesburg, FL

Kelly Services
Leesburg, FL 34749
Kelly Services is looking for Medical Coders for a Medical Facility in Leesburg, FL


+ This is a remote position but must reside in or near the Leesburg, FL area.

+ This is a contract position for 13 weeks with possibility of a permanent opportunity.

+ Pay rate $69/hour

+ Schedule- Flexible

+ Job Title- Coder I (Inpatient and/or Surgical)


Summary-


The Coder I is responsible for evaluating and assigning the appropriate ICD-10, CPT-4, as well as abstract pertinent clinical information for bill preparation for the following patient types: Alliance First Care, Outpatient Testing, OB Observation and Series accounts (which include infusions, injections, transfusions, chemotherapy, and outpatient rehab). This position is also responsible for researching and resolving coding/billing issues, and analyzing the medical record for completeness, consistency, and compliance with all regulatory requirements.


**COMPETENCIES FOR POSITION**


1. Reviews the entire medical record to determine the appropriate diagnosis, treatment, and modifiers, according to the appropriate classification system for the category of patient encounters.

2. Performs accurate coding on the following patient types: Alliance First Care, Outpatient Testing, Obstetrics, Observations, and Series accounts.

3. Uses the 3M Encoder ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 coding systems to accurately assign the diagnosis and procedure codes.

4. Has the ability to use the National Correct Coding Initiative edits.

5. Knows and understands how to code for a local medical review policy (LMRP) audit.

6. Performs coding duties with a minimum quality standard of 95% accuracy rate.

7. Performs coding duties with a minimum quantity standard as established by the department per record type.

8. Communicates appropriate information to their Supervisor when documentation is not sufficient to support traditional coding rules.

9. Other duties assigned as appropriate for operational requirements within the HIS department.


**JOB RESPONSIBLITIES**


1. Compliant with policies governing job responsibilities, knowledge, and practice

2. Adheres to Dress Code

3. Attends all mandatory hospital in-services as scheduled

4. Adheres to information security policies/procedures, appropriate use of systems, limiting information access to that necessary to perform job responsibilities: HBOC Word Midas Excel Outlook Vision CDR2 Horizon Patient Folder (HPF) Web-Extender 3M Encoder PACS System Horizon Physician Portal M-Modal Transcription System

5. Accuracy and quality of information/ documents

6. Appropriate use of phone systems

7. Appropriate use of DRG Expert Book

8. Demonstrates a commitment to the mission, vision, values and goals of the organization and department

9. Completes assigned work as scheduled in allotted time frame.

10. Engages in departmental/hospital committees, PI projects, educational offerings to peers, mentoring/precepting of new team members.

11. Attends Staff Meetings, completes all required competencies and mandatory education as assigned.

12. Seeks training, educational, certification and enhancement in area focus/specialty.

13. Demonstrates behavior standards that enhance positive interactions with physicians, peers, patients and family members.

14. Completes other duties as requested/assigned.


**EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS**


+ **Education** -Post High School Special Training

+ **Licensure/Certification/Registration** -CCA/CCS credentials or equivalent

+ **Special Skills/Qualifications/Additional Training/Experience Required-** Knowledge of basic ICD-10-CM and CPT-4 coding instructions is required, as well as medical terminology, anatomy and physiology


Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.


Apply today! Resumes should have current contact information


**Questions- Reach out to Alexis.Lugo@kellyservices.com 407-434-1976**


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-16 Expires: 2021-10-04

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Surgical Medical Coder for Leesburg, FL

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