Medical Coder - Per Diem - Inpatient - Health Information Management

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POST DATE 8/11/2016
END DATE 1/17/2017

Einstein Healthcare Network Philadelphia, PA

Company
Einstein Healthcare Network
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
12939
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED
AJE Ref #
575848338

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Description

Einstein Healthcare Network is a private, not for profit organization with several major facilities and many outpatient centers. Our primary mission is to provide compassionate, high quality healthcare to the greater Philadelphia region. Einstein Healthcare Network promotes wellness. Research has shown that smoking is dangerous to the health of smokers and to others. Einstein campuses are Tobacco and Smoke Free.

Responsibilities of this position include:

* Analyzing, abstracting and converting information from inpatient medical records into ICD_9CM and CPT-4 codes

* Assigning DRG classifications for appropriate hospital reimbursement

IF YOU POSSESS THE FOLLOWING, PLEASE APPLY:

* High School diploma or equivalent required

* Courses in ICD-9CM and CPT-4, medical terminology, anatomy, physiology and the clinical disease process are required

* A minimum of two years inpatient coding/DRG experience using IDC-9CM and CPT-4 required

* Ability to pass Einstein's coding examination required

* RHIT, RHIA or undergraduate degree preferred

* Familiarity with the multiple computer systems used in the HIM Department

* Good analytical and problem solving skills

* Personal Computer basic skills preferred

* CCS/CCS-P preferred

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee 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.

Overview

Einstein Healthcare Network is a leading healthcare system and the region’s largest independent academic medical center, offering a full spectrum of services throughout Philadelphia and Montgomery Counties. As a regional network, Einstein includes acute care facilities, primary and specialty care physician practices and outpatient care centers. With nearly 150 years of service to the community, Einstein has a wealth of experience, blending a long and distinguished history with high-quality, cutting-edge medicine.

Company Size:
5,001-10,000 Employees
Industry
Health Care
Founded:
1864
Social Media:
Headquarters:
5501 Old York Road
Philadelphia, PA 19141

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