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Job Title: Medical Records Coder II

Company: MidHudson Valley Staffco, LLC

City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY

Category: Professional/Non-Clinical

Department: Health Info Mgmt

Position: Per Diem

Hours: Mon -Friday

Shift: Day

Req #: 18279

Job Details:

The Medical Record Coder II is responsible for accurate and timely coding and abstracting of all outpatient ambulatory surgery and emergency room records, and limited inpatient records as related to reimbursement and statistical collection, using established coding guidelines in ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT-4.

Experience:

2 years Inpatient record coding, Ambulatory Surgery coding, and Emergency Department coding in an acute care facility

Education:

High School graduate or equivalent, knowledge/courses in anatomy, physiology, medical terminology and ICD-10-CM/ PCS and CPT-4 coding courses.

Licenses/Certifications:

Certification in ICD-10-CM/PCS. RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P preferred.

Other:

If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control. Excellent communication skills required. Knowledge of DRG and APC assignment.