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At Legacy Health, our legacy is doing what’s best for our patients, our people, our community and our world. Our fundamental responsibility is to improve the health of everyone and everything we touch – to create a legacy that truly lives on. Ours is a legacy of health and community. Of respect and responsibility. Of quality and innovation. It’s the legacy we create every day and Legacy Health.
And, if you join our team, it’s yours.
Legacy Health currently pleased to present career opportunities for experienced Hospital Coders. Our Coders have a work-from-home set up, for those who live within a 80-mile radius of Portland, Oregon.
We are offering Relocation Assistance for out of state candidates and a Hire-on-Bonus as incentive.
The Coding Specialist II is responsible for accurately coding and abstracting typically more complex inpatient and outpatient services, interpreting provider documentation. Codes and abstracts medical records data completely and accurately using expert knowledge of ICD-10-CM and PCS, CPT4, MS DRGs and assigning appropriate Present on Admission indicators.
Work produced provides a solid database for use by Hospital Administration, Medical Staff, Quality Services, and other internal/external users as well as facilitating assurance of the optimal payment to which the facility is legally entitled with the lowest possible days in accounts receivable. The Coding specialist 2 may be asked to perform coding audits, queries, and other tasks under minimal supervision as assigned.
**This Career Opportunity requires that you live within a reasonable hour’s commute to Portland, Oregon or SW Washington for training and orientation purposes and as needed departmental meetings – otherwise you’re working from home.**
Minimum of two years, three years preferred, inpatient and outpatient ICD-10-CM coding and CPT coding and abstracting of multiple case types within last five years required. Skills assessment examination required. Experience on Epic Systems preferred.
Successful completion of basic skill evaluation testing.
RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC (American Academy of Professional Coders) certification required or obtained within one year of hire.
High School Diploma/GED required. Completion of classes in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, ICD-10-CM and CPT coding conventions, and disease processes required. Successful completion of college-based coding program preferred.
$22.63 to $32.36 per hour based on previous relevant Coding experience.
Instructions for Resume Submission:
Please see jobs:
18-0990 Coder II
18-1979 Coder I
18-1125 Clinical Data Services Coordinator (Coding)
Apply Online: http://www.legacyhealth.org/careers