Company: Acuity Search Solutions, Inc.
Posted on: November 23, 2021
(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Medical Coder
- Coding Trainer-Educator!
Are you looking for ABOVE industry average salary? Due to the
immediate need, you come out ahead. Do not hesitate to apply as
this position will not remain open too long due to the client's
location and compensation.
Requirements: Strong Inpatient Coding expereince, and prior coding
CCS or RHIT or RHIA and AHIMA ICD-10 Train-the-Trainer
Call David: 513-206-9881
And-or Email resume to: email@example.com
?The primary purpose of the HIM Coding Educator position is to
manage the efficient and effective design, development and delivery
of various coding training programs in order to successfully
transition to ICD-10 and to train and assist entry level coders
gain the skill set to code inpatient records.
?Responsible for training current coding staff for ICD-10 by
providing a broad range of ICD-10 training programs (Basic,
Moderate, Advanced) to support the various levels of coding staff
within the HIM Department as required.
?Oversees - Reviews the work of the coding staff in training and
provides feedback in a timely manner.
?Reviews work of new hires to ensure coding accuracy and coding
guidelines are followed.
?Provides support to hospital staff with regard to ICD-10.
?Identifies documentation improvement needs - DRG shifts and works
with Physicians and CDI Specialists to improve clinical
documentation and acts as a liaison to the medical staff and
clinical documentation team for various projects and
?Provide project management-leadership for all coding training
programs with a focus on the ICD-10 education.
?Develop and maintain the Query library to assist in coding
clarification for the Coding Staff.
?Determine ICD-10 training Key Performance Indicators and
create-analyze metrics to determine the impact of training
Initiatives and ensure goals are met.
?Manage all activities related to the training programs, including
curriculum development, job aids, testing methodology, software and
delivery, exam development-delivery, employee ICD-10 competency,
certifications, and development needs. *
?Facilitate project communications, including online exams, FAQs,
registration information, etc.
?Ensure that each employee has the necessary education to perform
necessary job functions in compliance with ICD-10.
?Provide ICD-10 education and training to coders, physicians,
clinical documentation specialists, and other healthcare
?Ability to code and maintain corporate quality standards and meet
productivity standards as documented for each project.
?Three (3) or more years of progressive coding experience in an
acute care setting with experience in IP, OP diagnostic,
recurring-series, clinic, emergency room, out-patient procedure and
same day surgery. Advanced knowledge of Excel, Word, and Oulook
?CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) required. Certificate as an
ICD-10 Trainer required. Advanced knowledge of: medical
terminology. anatomy and physiology, disease process, and surgical
procedures. Knowledge of accepted medical abbreviations and their
meanings. Knowledge in the use of specialized references such as
the ICD-9-10-CM-PCS and CPT-4 books, medical dictionaries and tex,
and medical journals. Must have extensive knowledge of coding
clinic, CPT Assistant, and all official coding guidelines. Advanced
knowledge of hospital information systems, encoders and other
technology to facilitate a successful virtual work environment
while maintaining maximum communication and adhering to HIPPA
security standards. Abides by the standards of Ethical Coding as
set forth by the American Health Information Management Association
(AHIMA)and adheres to all official coding guidelines.
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