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Title: Medical Records Coder
Date Posted: 2017-10-27
Location: Not mentioned
Kindred Healthcare is seeking experienced self-motivated Inpatient and Outpatient Medical Records Coders to join one of our dynamic groups of coding professionals.

This coding team provides high quality coding support for over 100 national acute care facilities. They take great pride in their work and are glad to be part of such strong organization that truly cares about their patients as well as their employees.

These home-based coding positions can be located anywhere in the continental U.S.

Well established remote coding program.

- Coding support team to assist coders with their queries and provide education.
- Computer equipment provided (Dual Monitors).
- Internet reimbursement.
- Comprehensive annual and ongoing coding training and education (ICD-9-CM and ICD-10).

Essential Functions:

- Using 3M encoding system, reports codes on all diagnoses and procedures as documented by physicians in the patients' medical records.
- Insures that all factors necessary for assigning an accurate DRG (Diagnostic Related Group) are present, and that all diagnoses are sequenced properly.
- Provides information and responds to inquiries regarding medical documentation and DRGs to hospital CDIS/CM team.



- Certification through AHIMA (CCS, CCS-P, RHIT, RHIA) or AAPC (CPC, CPC-H).
- High School Graduate; college degree preferred.
- Coding experience or training on use of the coding manual and guidelines, medical terminology and anatomy sufficient to pass an entry-level coding screening test (online).
- 3+ years of acute care hospital inpatient coding required.
- LTACH experience a plus.
- Must be able to work in a virtual setting under minimal supervision.
- Must have home office set-up with high-speed Internet access.

Depending on a candidate's qualifications, this position may be filled at a different level.

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Company: Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: info@kindredhealthcare.com (DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS)