May 22, 2023

REMOTE Risk Adjustment Medical Coder (CRC, CPC, CCS-P)

  • CSI Companies
  • Remote
  • $22.00 - $28.00 hourly
Contract (CPC) Certified Professional Coder (CRC) Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CCS-P) Certified Coding Specialist - Physician Based

Job Description

CSI is actively hiring for a REMOTE Risk Adjustment Medical Coder for full-time hours with a nationally recognized healthcare company that is known for championing innovation, leading from the front with technology, and transforming the healthcare system. 

The What You Want to Know!

  • 100% REMOTE -  Work from home
  • Flexible working schedule
  • PAY PER HOUR model
  • Paid training
  • Long term contract position- Benefits Offered!
  • Required Certification: Active certified coder certification through AHIMA or AAPC required: CRC, CPC, CCS-P (Certified Risk Adjustment Coder, Certified Professional Coder, Certified Coding Specialist- Physician Based)
  • Pay: $22-28/hr based on experience
  • In House Expert Coding Support - mentoring, coaching, QA
  • Medicaid Charts

The What Will You Be Doing?

  • Assign appropriate ICD–10-CM codes, mapping to risk adjustment models as applicable
  • Assign Event codes when documentation in the record is inadequate, ambiguous, or otherwise unclear for medical coding purposes
  • Comply with the Standards of Ethical Coding as set forth by the American Health Information Management Association and adhere to official coding guidelines
  • Comply with HIPAA laws and regulations
  • Maintain quality and production standards required by company - all medical coders must maintain minimum QA passing requirements. Quality expectations are 95% accuracy on all projects.
  • Remain current on diagnosis coding guidelines and risk adjustment reimbursement reporting requirements

The Position Requirements:

  • Active certified coder certification (CRC, CPC, CCS - P) through AHIMA or AAPC
  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a certified coder
  • Minimum 1 year of risk adjustment experience
  • Ability to code using an ICD-10-CM code book
  • Computer proficiency (including MS Windows, MS Office, and the Internet
  • High-speed Internet access

What other skills/experience would be helpful to have?

  • Knowledge of HIPAA, recognizing a commitment to privacy, security and confidentiality of all medical chart documentation
  • Strong clinical knowledge related to chronic illness diagnosis, treatment and management
  • Extensive knowledge of ICD-10-CM outpatient diagnosis coding guidelines (knowledge and demonstrated understanding of Risk Adjustment coding and data validation requirements is highly preferred)
  • Reliability and a commitment to meeting tight deadlines
  • Personal discipline to work remotely without direct supervision
  • Exemplary attention to detail and completeness
  • Strong organization, interpersonal, and customer service skills
  • Written and oral communication skills
  • Analytical skills

This is a remote, work from home position. You may be located anywhere within the US.

Required Experience Level

Intermediate Level

Minimum Experience Required

2-4 years

Required Travel

No required travel