The HIM Hospital Facility Coder will assign diagnosis and procedure codes using ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT or other designated coding classification system in accordance with coding rules and regulations. The coder will abstract required information. The Coder will demonstrate competency in medical terminology, disease processes, pharmacology, Official Coding Guidelines for ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT codes, documentation requirements for correct and accurate coding, and have knowledge of local and federal guidelines.
Associate or Bachelor degree in Health Information Management, or completion of AAPC coding program.
Two years coding experience in a hospital setting preferred
Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or other applicable coding certification through AHIMA or AAPC.
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About Salina Regional Health Center
Salina Regional Health Center is a community-owned, not-for-profit, 373-bed hospital in north central Kansas.
Salina Regional specializes in the good life. And we believe in passing it along. Our commitment to excellence makes a difference in people's lives so you can have the confidence that comes from getting better and stronger, every day. At Salina Regional, physicians practice old-fashioned compassion, complemented with the latest technologies to make healing happen even faster. At Salina Regional, it's all about delivering confidence for today, for the future, and for your good life.
Good life, great careers. Our most valuable resource is our people. Each individual plays a critical role in contributing to patient care. We know that North Central Kansans seek, and demand, the highest standards in healthcare. Our employees are passionate about being a part of the region's healthcare leader. We are armed with the latest medical technology, expertly guided by capable physicians, and made human by our caring, attentive and friendly nurses, staff and employees. Every day, and for every patient, we aim to deliver confidence to those who entrust us with their care.