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Company: University of Miami
Location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 08/11/2022
Expire Date: 10/11/2022
Job Categories: Information Technology
About This Position
The department of HIM has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Professional Coder to work at the UHealth Campus. The Professional Coder reviews medical records to validate codes assigned by physicians and identifies issues and resolves discrepancies to ensure accurately and efficient coding records.
Verifies patient information and works with caregivers to obtain clarifications of patient diagnosis.
Identifies misplaced or potentially litigious documentation and reports findings to management.
Reviews records for accuracy of scanned documents and reports any poorly scanned documents to management.
Collaborates with other departments to ensure that record accurately reflects services provided and to identify documentation trends.
Assigns and sequences diagnostic and procedural codes to encounters.
Reports unusual circumstances, possible risk factors, report problems, errors, and discrepancies to management.
Surveys caregivers on documentation issues and coding idiosyncrasies.
Maintains current knowledge of coding rules and regulations.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
High School diploma or equivalent
Certified Coding Specialist or RHIT or RHIA Certification
Minimum 1 year of relevant experience
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
General knowledge of office procedures and operations.
Ability to accurately prepare and maintain records, files, reports and correspondence
Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.
Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.
Any relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.