Remote IP coder

AMN Healthcare

Fort Wayne, IN, USA Remote Well Paid Job

Jul 25

Job Details
Remote IP coder Part time

JOB SUMMARY:

Under indirect supervision, is responsible for accurate coding of all inpatient services, procedures, diagnoses and conditions, working from the appropriate documentation in the medical record at an Acute Care Health System. All work is carried out in accordance with the rules, regulations and coding conventions of the American Hospital Association (Coding Clinic), ICD-10-CM/PCS, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Must possess a thorough knowledge of ICD-10-CM/PCS coding principles and applications as they relate to acute care hospital coding and grouping
Production expectations are 2 Per hour
Epic experience required
3M preferred
Thorough knowledge of Official Coding Guidelines and payer specific requirements
When services/diagnoses are not documented appropriately, seeks to attain proper documentation in a timely manner according to facility standards.
Maintain 95% DRG and overall accuracy rate
Maintain average productivity standards.
Works the review queue on a daily basis to ensure all charts that are placed in the review queue are worked and any corrections are communicated to the facility if necessary.
The coder is responsible for coding or pending every chart placed in their queue.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Remote Workstation
Standard Windows PC
Internet Access with DSL or Cable
VPN compatibility
Printer/Fax
EDUCATION AND SKILLS

High school diploma or equivalent required.
Requires one of the following coding credentials: AHIMA (RHIA, RHIT or CCS)
Must be proficient with Facilities Coding Standards.
Minimum of five (5) years' experience in medical coding.
Working knowledge of ICD-10-CM/PCS.
SALARY AND BENEFITS

Salary Range: $65,000 to $72,000 per year
Paid Time Off and Sick Time
401K
Medical, Dental, Life and Long/Short term disability Insurance
Paid Association Dues Paid
Educational Benefits

AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer

We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

AMN Healthcare is committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse team that reflects the communities we serve.

Our commitment to the inclusion of many different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives enables our innovation and leadership in the healthcare services industry.

Apply today and one of our team members will be in touch to help you find the role that best fits your skills and goals.

Benefits
Becoming an AMN Healthcare nurse gives you the incredible opportunity to explore new cities, gain critical nursing career experience, and earn a highly competitive salary—but the perks don't stop there. There are many additional benefits to enjoy through travel nursing jobs, including:
Premium health benefits for you and your family
Access to the largest network of facilities and providers in the country
Industry-leading clinical team support
Licensure assistance
401k matching
Free CEUs
About the Company
At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.
Facility Overview
Fort Wayne is a midwestern city that's chock full of cultural and entertainment options. The city boasts plenty of annual festivals that residents and visitors flock to by the hundreds. BBQ Ribfest, Greek Fest, and the Three Rivers Festival are just a few of these vibrant events. The John and Ruth Rhinehart Music Center provides Fort Wayne residents with a bevy of performing arts related events every month, while the Fort Wayne MoMA specializes in showing the best of contemporary American visual art. Recently voted "Best Place in the Country for Minor League Sports," Fort Wayne offers the sports enthusiast something to love as well.

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