Responsible for timely review of patient records in order to identify an appropriate selection of ICD-10-CM/CPT codes that will accurately reflect the reason for admission, extent of care received and level of severity of illness. Responsible for insuring that all date elements required for federal and state reporting are collected and included in the patientï¿½s demographic record. Accounts for each inpatient and outpatient records in order that all are coded. Enters coded data into computer to facilitate the billing process.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Associate Degree with training in Coding preferred
RHIA, RHIT or CCS preferred or completion of ICD-10 coding program
2-3 years coding experience preferred
Previous experience as a Coder in a hospital setting
Detail-oriented. Analytical. Logical
Computer literate, familiar with Microsoft Office
Ability to read medical records and physicianï¿½s handwriting
Able to sit at the computer for an extended period of time
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with daily, weekly and monthly deadlines
Job: Medical Records
Primary Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Facility: Florida Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005038922
About Florida Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.