McLeod Health

  • Florence, SC, United States
McLeod Health Florence, SC, USA
Essential Functions * Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values. * Maintains credentials with AHIMA or AAPC is required. * Keeps abreast of all new coding developments by attending any coding classes, reading articles on coding updates, and attending seminars when available. * Possess outpatient coding knowledge and experience necessary to accurately assign ICD-10-CM codes for principal diagnosis and any applicable secondary diagnoses on all Observation encounters. * Possess outpatient coding knowledge and experience necessary to accurately assign CPT procedure codes for principal procedure and any applicable secondary procedures on all Observation encounters, when applicable, to arrive at the most appropriate APC assignment. * Understands and appropriately assigns all applicable modifiers to CPT procedure codes and ancillary...

McLeod Health Florence, SC, USA
Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values. Maintains credentials as RHIA, RHIT or CCS with AHIMA is required. Possess inpatient coding knowledge and experience necessary to accurately assign codes to determine correct principal diagnosis, identify and assign co-morbidities and complications, secondary diagnoses, present on admission indicator, discharge disposition, Hospital Acquired conditions, principal procedure, and secondary procedures on all discharged inpatient records to arrive at the most appropriate DRG assignment. Codes all inpatient discharges at the 2 larger McLeod Health facilities (Florence & Seacoast) with more complex medical and surgical procedures. These encounters involve longer lengths of stay, complex medical diagnoses and may involve extensive surgical procedures. These facilities provide the services like...