Texas Health Resources Hospital Outpatient Coder I - Full Time Days – Remote in Arlington, Texas
Hospital Outpatient Coder I
Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours? We’re looking for qualified Outpatient Hospital Coder like you to join our Texas Health family.
Work location: Remote, Main Office location, Chase Building 12th Floor, 500 E Border Street, Arlington Texas
Work environment: Health Information Management Coding
Work hours: Monday-Friday 8-4:30pm
Salary range: $20.66 – $31.21/hr
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.
Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.
At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
H.S. Diploma or Equivalent Medical Terminology, Human Anatomy and Physiology courses Required
Completion or training in ICD-10 and CPT coding (provide documentation upon interview) Required
Associate's Degree Preferred
RHIA - Registered Health Information Administrator Upon Hire Preferred
RHIT - Registered Health Information Technician Upon Hire Preferred
COC - Certified Outpatient Coder Upon Hire Preferred
Other CCA, CCS, CPC, etc. Upon Hire Preferred
Position Responsibilities: Reviews and interprets health record documentation to identify pertinent diagnosis/procedures that require code assignment for outpatient ancillary, diagnostic, therapeutic and emergency department records.
Demonstrates appropriate utilization of coding software and coding reference material.
Assigns/sequences ICD10-CM and CPT codes to selected medical records per Coding Guidelines, THR Coding Compliance Policies, CMS and other third party payers.
Queries physicians to ensure appropriate documentation for accurate coding.
Maintains adequate production.
Abstracts pertinent information from patient medical records.
Correctly identifies and abstracts all physicians and disposition codes.
Maintains coding proficiency by keeping up-to-date on coding guidelines as published in Coding Clinic and CPT Assistant.
Completes all hospital required training and education.
Completes appropriate continuing education credits as required for any credentials held and/or THR coding compliance requirements.
Why Texas Health
At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THR a great place to work.
Here are a few of our recent awards:
2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)
Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)
“America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes
A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.