Feb 27, 2024

Inpatient Coding Specialist

  • AGS Health
  • Remote
  • $30.00 - $33.00 hourly
Full Time, Contract (CPC) Certified Professional Coder (CIC) Certified Inpatient Coder (CCS) Certified Coding Specialist

Job Description

An Inpatient Coding Specialist will be responsible for coding all requested inpatient medical records using the most accurate and appropriate ICD-10-CM/PCS and DRG assignment, while meeting specified productivity and accuracy standards. You will also be responsible for abstracting key data required from the medical information consistent with UHDDS requirements and other regulatory coding guidelines.

  • Codes all requested Inpatient records using the most accurate and appropriate ICD-10-CM/PCS and DRG assignment in accordance with coding guidelines.
  • Abstracts, codes and assigns necessary demographic and clinical data elements required   
  • Writes appropriate, non-leading queries.
  • Maintains quality and productivity according to client requirements.

Sourcing for both full-time and contract inpatient coding specialist.  

Qualifications:  

  • Certified through AHIMA or AAPC (CCS, CPC, or CIC)
  • Minimum 2 years inpatient coding experience in an acute care facility.
  • ICD-10-CM/PCS proficient

Required Experience Level

Intermediate Level

Minimum Education

High School

Minimum Experience Required

2-4 years

Required Travel

No required travel

Applicant Location

US residents only