Fuller Hospital

Certified Medical Coder

  • Fuller Hospital
  • Attleboro, MA 02703
  • 12 days ago

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Job Description

JOB PURPOSE: Reviews medical record content and codes using ICD-10-CM.

Performs various clerical duties as assigned.

Certification Required.

This position is facility based and cannot be performed remotely.

MINIMAL QUALIFICATIONS: Education: High school graduate.

Successful completion of coding educational program.

Successful completion of onsite coding test.

Experience: Previous medical records department and/or coding experience preferred.

Technical Skills: Some typing skills; minimal computer literacy.

Age and Disability: Possesses knowledge and skills necessary to interact compassionately and appropriately with families of the mentally ill.

Other: Able to maintain confidentiality.

Contacts: Reports to the Director of Medical Records.

Interacts with department staff, medical staff and ancillary departments.

Environmental Demands: Physical surroundings are pleasant and comfortable.

Essential Physical/Mental Demands: Ability to make frequent trips to units using stairs and outside walkway (walkway is exposed to weather conditions) and occasional trips to retrieve medical records from archive areas using stairs.

Manual Dexterity Required: Ability to type/keyboard, operate photocopy and fax equipment.

Americans with Disabilities Act Statement: External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job-specific functions either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation, to be determined by the organization on a case-by-case basis.

Ethics Statement: Employee conducts himself/herself consistent with the ethical standards of the organization including, but not limited to, the Fraud and Abuse Compliance Program as measured by employee performance and conduct.

Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:401(k)401(k) matchingDental insuranceEmployee assistance programHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offTuition reimbursementVision insuranceSchedule:8 hour shiftMonday to FridayExperience:ICD-10: 1 year (Required)Work Location: One location

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