Nexus Health Systems Ltd

  • Houston, TX, United States
Nexus Health Systems Ltd Houston, TX, USA
Job Description POSITION SUMMARY: A coder for Nexus Health Systems has the primary role of accurate coding and DRG assignment for all Nexus facilities. Under the System Director Health Information Management supervision, the coder will maintain professional certification while demonstrating a working knowledge of LTC MS-DRGs, APR-DRGs, ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, and CPT coding requirements. The coder will be directly responsible for admission, concurrent and discharge coding, meeting the facility coding turnaround times, abstracting, coding query compliance, working with CDI to improve physician documentation and metrics utilization. This 100% remote corporate position is based out of Nexus Specialty Hospital. The position requires travel to the facility only for scheduled meetings and mandatory in-services. JOB-SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:  Adheres to the turnaround times designated by Nexus for timely and accurately coding, timely communication of DRG assignment and updates, and claim...