Inpatient Coder III

BayCare
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Job Details

  • Location: Winter Haven, FL, 33884
  • Date Posted: 1 week ago
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare
  • Req Number: 227195
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Description

Description:

BayCare is currently in search of our newest Team Member who is passionate about providing outstanding customer service to our community. We are looking for an individual seeking a career opportunity with one of the largest employers within the Tampa Bay area.

Benefits

  • Benefits (Health, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k match and additional yearly contribution
  • Yearly performance appraisals and team award bonus
  • Community discounts and more
  • AND the Chance to be part of an amazing team and a great place to work!

The Inpatient Coder III will work remotely and must reside in Florida. This position requires the CCS (Certified Coding Specialist Certification). 

Responsibilities

  • The Medical Records Coding Specialist assigns diagnosis and procedural code using ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding systems and monitors bill hold reports.
  • Serves as a liaison to Clinical documentation Specialists for ICD-10 inpatient encounters for accurate code and MSDRG assignments.
  • Assists Manager/Director with mentoring/training of Coder I, Coder II and Coder III team members and clinical practice students from various colleges.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Specific Skills

  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Critical thinking skill
  • Clinical skills appropriate to
  • Computer skills appropriate to position
  • Medical terminology use and understanding

Why BayCare?

Our network consists of 15 community-based hospitals, a long-term acute care facility, home health services, outpatient centers and thousands of physicians. With the support of more than 34,000 team members, we promote a forward-thinking philosophy that’s built on a foundation of trust, dignity, respect, responsibility, and clinical excellence. Our team members focus on tomorrow by achieving personal and professional success today.



Qualifications:

Certifications and Licensures

  • Required CCS (Coding)

Education

  • Required High School or Equivalent
  • Preferred Associate's Health Information Technology

Experience

  • Required 3 years Coding
  • Required 5 years Acute Care