Coder

RiverView Health

Introduction:

RiverView Health, is a community-owned, membership-based non-profit organization that was formed in 1898 and continues to be the sole community hospital in Crookston, MN.

RiverView Health operates a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital, a 24-bed hospital attached memory care skilled nursing facility, RiverView Recovery Center; a chemical dependency outpatient treatment program, RiverView Home Care and five primary care and specialty clinics in the hospitals service area.

Job Description:

Riverview Health has a full-time (80 hours every two weeks) opening for a Coder. Primary responsibilities will include abstracting pertinent information from patient records. Assigns ICD-9/10 CM, CPT and HCPCS codes, for billing (both hospital and clinics) as appropriate. Queries physicians when code assignments are not straightforward or documentation in the record is inadequate, ambiguous, or unclear for coding purposes. Keeps abreast of coding guidelines and reimbursement reporting requirements. Brings identified concerns to Lead Coder or Director of HIM for resolution. Abides by the Standards of Ethical Coding as set forth by the American Health Information Management Association and American Medical Association and adheres to official coding guidelines. Remote coding is a possibility.

Required Qualifications:

RHIA, RHIT or CPC certification or minimum completion of a coding certificate and able to become certified in one year is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Two or more years experience with coding, computers and medical knowledge and background.

Compensation/Benefits:

We have a robust scholarship program for those furthering their education in a medical field, excellent benefits, and a friendly work environment. Full-time benefits include health insurance, free single vision and basic dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability and short-term disability, and employer HSA contributions. Other benefits include employer pension matching, shift differential, incentive/premium pay, free annual biometric screening and paid volunteer time off.

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Applicants should complete an application and upload a resume on Careers page on our website.

Apply Online: https://careers-riverviewhealth.icims.com/jobs/search?ss=1&hashed=-435654946&mobile=false&width=878&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300