Education: Prefer AS or BS in Health Information Management or related health
degree; in lieu of an AS degree, will consider candidate with high school
diploma and a minimum of 5 years relevant coding experience, required.
Certification: RHIA, RHIT, or CCS required.
Experience: 5 – 7 yrs. ICD-10-CM/PCS Inpatient/Outpatient coding in acute care
hospital setting. Required: Extensive knowledge of medical terminology,
pathophysiology, and pharmacology, required. Use of 3M Coding & Reimbursement
system, required. Knowledge of how MS-DRGs and APR-DRGs are calculated;
knowledge of IP APR-DRGs for NYS is a plus. Knowledge and/or experience with a
Clinical Documentation Improvement Program (CDIP) or 3M’s CDIS is a plus.
Experience with Meditech Magic EHR is also a plus.
General Skills:Organization, good communication, both written and oral; good
interpersonal skills, customer relations, analytical skills, comprehend written
instructions, follow verbal instructions, basic computer skills, Microsoft
Office, including Word, Excel, and Power Point.
Columbia Memorial Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.