Primary Care Coder
Req #: 41340
Per Diem
Shift: Days
Lewis Rd Facility Coding
United Health Services Hospitals
Binghamton, NY
Weekly hours: Per Diem
  • Position Overview
    • Apply the appropriate diagnosis and/or procedure codes to individual patient health information for data retrieval, analysis and claim processing for the following physician based practices and facility coding practices; internal medicine, family practice, residency based practices, pediatrics, hospitalists, urgent care centers as well as evaluation and management services for specialty based practices for Emergency Dept service, Observation, OBED, OPIB and CPEP. Code assignments are completed in accordance to coding and reimbursement guidelines with minimal errors. Emergency Department chart abstraction.
  • Position Requirements
    • Education/Experience
      • Minimum Required:
        • High School Diploma or equivalent and CPC, CCA, CCS-P or CCS certification; or enrollment in or completion of a coding training program and eligible to sit for the CPC, CCA, CCS-P, or CCCS exam; or an Associate’s Degree in HIT with RHIT certification or eligible to sit for the RHIT exam.
        • Must obtain one of the above noted credentials within 18 months of hire.
      • Preferred:
        • Bachelor’s Degree in HIT with RHIA certification.
        • One year of coding experience.

    • License/Certification
      • Minimum Required:
        • See information above; level of education/experience is tied to certification.
      • Preferred:
        • See information above; level of education/experience is tied to certification.
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Denise Kittle
Denise Kittle
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