Medical Coding - Baystate Health

Req#: R31714
Category(s): Information Technology/Health Information Management, Medical Coding
Full Time / Part Time: Per Diem
Shift: First

Summary: 

Location: Remote (in approved state)

Schedule: Day Shift; Monday-Friday; up to 40hrs per week.

This position is responsible for the accurate coding of either inpatient coding or outpatient coding.  All tasks need to be performed following the Operating Principles of Baystate Health.
 

Job Responsibilities: 

1) Assign ICD-10-CM and/or CPT codes to medical records

2) Adheres to all appropriate coding rules

3) Participates in educational coding meetings either onsite or offsite

4) Meets the minimum productivity and quality coding standards

5) Participates as team member of quality team

Required Work Experience: 

1) Minimum of 1-3 years as a coder or equivalent experience

Preferred Work Experience: 

1) Willing to pursue coding certification if uncertified.

2)  Credentialed as a Certified Coding specialist(CCS) or certified coding specialist (CPC)

Skills and Competencies: 

1) Thorough knowledge of ICD-10-CM codes, CPT codes, and HCPCS, as appropriate

2) Strong computer skills are a must

3) Ability to communicate effectively

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.

DIVERSE TEAMS. DIVERSE PATIENTS. DIVERSE LOCATIONS.

Education:

Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, GED or HiSET (Required)

Certifications:

Certified Coding Specialist – American Health Information Management Association

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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