RESPONSIBILITIES: Codes hospital Inpatient medical records. Assigns ICD-9-CM and CCD-10-CM diagnosis and procedure codes along with CPT surgical codes to ensure accurate and timely statistics while supporting the financial stability of the organization. Ensures compliance with reimbursement requirements including Prospective Payment System.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: AA Degree: Required Bachelors Degree: Preferred. Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology required. Good understanding of pharmacology and pathophysiology preferred. Extensive knowledge of organization, structure and conventions of ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding systems required DRG / APC assignment.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Three to five years Inpatient/ Surgical Day Care coding required in a teaching facility. MS DRG coding experience required.
CERTIFICATIONS: Required: RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC or CIC
Job: Medical Coding
Primary Location: Natick, Massachusetts
Facility: MetroWest Leonard Morse Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2105008026
About MetroWest Leonard Morse Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.