CODER Inpatient

Employer
Loyola University Health System
Location
Maywood, Illinois
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Apr 02, 2024
Closes
Apr 04, 2024
Ref
2742467666
Role Type
Billing / Coding
Position Type
Staff
Hours
Full Time
Practice Setting
Other
Work Mode
On-site
Employment Type
Permanent
Employment Type: Full time Shift:

Description: Responsible for clinical review and data abstraction of inpatient discharges, selection of principal diagnosis and other secondary diagnosis withe goal of appropriate DRG assignment for quality data and reimbursement. Work closely with CDI team for supportive physician clinical documentation to support code assignment.
POSITION PURPOSE

Under the general direction of the Coding Manager and/or Lead, the Coding Specialist lll is responsible for coding accounts providing high level technical competency and subject matter expertise analyzing

physician/provider documentation contained in Inpatient health records to determine the principal diagnosis, secondary diagnoses, principal procedure and secondary procedures. Provides appropriate Medical Severity Diagnostic Related Groups (MS-DRG), Present on Admission (POA), Severity of Illness (SOI) & Risk of Mortality (ROM) assignments for Inpatient records.

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Trinity Health is one of the largest not-for-profit, Catholic healthcare systems in the nation. Built on the foundation of our Mission and Core Values, we integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in all that we do. Our colleagues have different lived experiences, customs, abilities, and talents. Together, we become our best selves. A diverse and inclusive workforce provides the most accessible and equitable care for those we serve. Trinity Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.