Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 7:50 PM
An opportunity for a Medical Coding Educator has just opened up at Florida hospital only minutes away from beautiful sugar white sand beaches and the sparkling turquoise water of the Gulf of Mexico. Nestled within the Florida panhandle, this 350-bed hospital is recognized nationally for quality of care it provides. The Level II Trauma Center has been listed among the Top 50 Hospitals in the Nation multiple times. It has been rated #1 in northwest Florida for Cardiac Care and ranked among the top 5 percent nationally for Pulmonary Services and Women's Health. The Coding Educator's main role will be to provide Coding education and auditing services for the Health Information Management Departments. Additional duties include: Conduct Training Programs: including Coder-In-Training Programs to prepare new coders and inpatient and outpatient positions in the HIM department and ongoing coder in-service and development programs. Collaborate in Clinical Documentation Improvement Activities: Meet regularly with CDI staff to discuss coding and documentation issues. Participate in internal and external reviews of clinical documentation and coding. Review DRG Validation Results from government and commercial reviewers. Schedule and manage onsite audits of medical records for government and commercial payers. Conduct Periodic Audits of medical records coded by staff in HIM. Provide regular training to all coding staff. Compute the DRG, MS- DEG or APC. Performs coding consulting functions for ancillary departments, clinics, and physicians offices. Develops the productivity standards and audits to ensure compliance. The perfect candidate will have as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS). Come to a hospital where laidback coastal lifestyle meets cutting-edge technology and innovation. The hospital will provide relocation assistance and a sign-on bonus. Do not miss this opportunity to come live, work and play in paradise!
• Location: Panama City, Youngstown
• Post ID: 13651157 panamacity