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marshfield Medical Coder - Inpatient in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

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Job Title:

Medical Coder - Inpatient

Cost Center:

114055 Facility Coding

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Employee Type:

Regular

Work Shift:

Mon-Fri; day shifts (United States of America)

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY

The Medical Coder-Inpatient assigns current international classification of disease (ICD) diagnosis codes and procedure codes. This role is responsible for assignment of the appropriate Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Group (MS-DRG) for complex, multi-specialty inpatient services. The individual is responsible for querying the provider for additional details, as appropriate, for proper coding assignment. The Medical Coder–Inpatient understands and applies applicable medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, surgical technology, pharmacology and disease processes.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION

For positions requiring education beyond a high school diploma or equivalent, educational qualifications must be from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education and Accreditation.

Minimum Required: High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of the following courses per department procedures, within one year of hire: current international classification of diseases (ICD), health care procedure coding system (HCPCS), and medical terminology.

Preferred/Optional: Associate degree in Medical Billing and Coding, Health Information Management or related field.

EXPERIENCE

Minimum Required: Experience working with medical records, current procedural terminology (CPT) and health care procedure coding system (HCPCS).

Preferred/Optional: Experience in inpatient coding.

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES

The following licensure(s), certification(s), registration(s), etc., are required for this position. Licenses with restrictions are subject to review to determine if restrictions are substantially related to the position.

Minimum Required: Coding certification awarded by the American Academy of Professional Coders, American Health Information Management Association or other approved coding certification program within three years of hire.

Preferred/Optional: Coding certification awarded by the American Academy of Professional Coders, American Health Information Management Association or other approved coding certification program at time of hire.

Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable and compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.

Exclusion From Federal Programs: Employee may not at any time have been or be excluded from participation in any federally funded program, including Medicare and Medicaid. This is a condition of employment. Employee must immediately notify his/her manager or the Health System’s Compliance Officer if he/she is threatened with exclusion or becomes excluded from any federally funded program.

Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Become a member of the Marshfield Clinic Health System and discover one of the most challenging and rewarding opportunities of your career. We bring together research, education, a children’s hospital, primary care and numerous subspecialties to deliver outstanding health care at the highest level. All at a mid-sized health system right here in Wisconsin – the heart of the United States.

We want great people just like you to join our team. Collaborate with colleagues who care about you and your patients or play a supporting role in this growing organization. And, work in a place you can hear yourself think, within a team that supports you and challenges you to grow.

It’s not complicated. It’s the next step in a successful career.

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