Stoughton Hospital has an excellent employment opportunity for Coding Specialist. The Coding Specialist is responsible for reviewing clinical documentation and accurately assigning diagnosis and procedure codes using the ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT/HCPCS coding classification systems to all types of patient health encounters to facilitate optimal reimbursement for Stoughton Hospital. Also responsible for assigning DRG's on inpatient accounts. Responsible for identifying chargeable items and entering charges into the hospital billing system.
Requires high school graduate or equivalent, basic computer competency skills and beginning Microsoft office suite skills. Prefer 1-2 years hospital inpatient or outpatient coding experience. Also require graduate of health information administration, health information technician program or coding specialist program with satisfactory completion of coursework in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, coding (ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT, HCPCS, DRGs, APCs). Must have RHIA, RHIT, CCS or CPC certification.
* Full-time, 32-40 hours per week, flexible workday schedule.
Stoughton Hospital offers a competitive pay rate, excellent benefits and a professional work environment. If you would like to join the Stoughton Health team, please apply online. Equal Opportunity Employer.