Jafferjee Brothers Exports (Pvt) Ltd
Health Information Alliance
Job type prn
Full job description
Remote – prn position
Health information allianceIs seeking prn, remote certified home health and hospice coder.
Health information allianceIs seeking prn, remote certified home health and hospice coderUnder the direct supervision, the home health and hospice coder is responsible for coding using icd-10 all diagnoses and applicable procedures of outpatient service visitsThe position is also responsible for reviewing oasis, abstracting visit data for billing and data collection purposes.
Codes records using icd-10-cm and coding guidelines.
Observes and reports unusual patterns in data collection and/or lack of adequate documentation for code assignments.
Review documentation and provide icd-10 coding recommendations based on current coding and oasis guidelines.
Performs other related duties as requested by the home health supervision
Must be self-motivated, responsive, and committed to communicate with the management/supervisor closely via high tech communication modules.
Certification in home health and hospice coding required
Proficient knowledge of oasis, preferred.
Working knowledge of cms condition of participation in home health services is required.
Working knowledge of federal and state home health licensure regulations are required.
Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, compliance and reimbursement guidelines are required.
Sound computer skill and adaptive to home health documentation software is a must.
Detail oriented with critical thinking and strong analytical skills are required.
Ability to demonstrate flexibility in response to unexpected changes in work volume and work schedule are required.
Excellent interpersonal relation skills including active listening, conflict resolution, and team building are required.
Minimum of two years previous experience with icd-10 and/or icd-9 coding with verified employment/experience are required.
Certified in home health coding, requiredCca or ccs, or cpc, requiredAhima, preferred.
Medical coding: 5 years
Icd-10: 2 years
The ideal candidate must possess the following characteristics:
Commitment and reliability; be able to dedicate consistent time to hia
Superb communication and responsiveness
Must be comfortable with, but not limited to: excel, web-browsers, email, electronic health records (non-specific)
Must be familiar with various technologies such as, but not limited to: security (e.g., citrix), data collection/abstraction, encoders, web-based applications
Self-maintenance of skillset
Staying current with abstraction/coding rules, manuals, and guidelines
Prior experience in position applying for
Motivation; remote work can be team-based, but requires the ability to work independently
Strong interpersonal skills and tactfulness to be able to effectively communicate with team members and client contacts
The ideal candidate must possess:
A college degree from
An accredited nursing program,
Cahiim accredited program, or
Other accredited healthcare program
Healthcare credential associated with their program of study
Other healthcare information related abstraction and coding credentials desirable