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Inpatient Coder

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Inpatient Coder Needed

The Inpatient Coder is responsible for concurrent or retrospective coding of inpatient accounts, using ICD-10 CM coding guidelines. Requires daily consultation with physicians to ensure accurate capture of the principal diagnoses and procedure, and Present on Admission Indicators to ensure proper APRDRG, APDRG or DRG assignment for reimbursement and clinical reporting. Acts as a documentation improvement consultant with the physicians, and assists them with correct documentation for coding and reporting clarity. Interacts with Case Management, QM, UM, Infection Control, and Pharmacy by generating codes that identify patients with potential long LOS, JCAHO Core Indicators, Nosocomial or Community-acquired infections and adverse drug reactions, promoting real-time intervention and improved quality of patient care. Masters the Severity of Illness and Risk of Mortality indicators and consults with physicians to ensure documentation reflects these characteristics in our patient population
Location: remote,
Type: Contract
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