Touchette Regional Hospital Medical Records Coder Cert in Centreville, Illinois

Medical Records Coder Cert

Department: Health Information Services

Schedule: 1st

Shift: FT


Job Details:

  • Associates Degree

  • 1 year of experience required

  • Job Summary:Reviews medical records for the purpose of identifying data which will be used to assess patient care and determine reimbursement. Position Qualifications: · Associates or Bachelors degree in Health Information Technology/Administration or equivalent, (RHIT/RHIA or RHIT/RHIA eligible or CCS-H). · Working knowledge of computer software (HIS, 3M Encoder/Grouper, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Microsoft Office and/or other applicable office system software. · 1-2 years previous medical record coding, guidelines and billing experience, at least 6 months to 1 year minimum of inpatient coding. · AHIMA Certification. · Strong verbal, written communication skills and good organizational skills. · Ability to multitask and work independently. · Working knowledge of MS Word . Preferred Skills and Abilities: · RHIT AHIMA Credentialed · 3 years of inpatient/outpatient coding