HIM Inpatient Coder

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #76645

APR Consulting, Inc. has been engaged to identify a HIM Inpatient Coder

Location: Chicago, IL 60612
Position:  HIM Inpatient Coder
Pay Rate: $ 46.46/hr
Duration: 13 weeks
Expected Shift:  Day 5×8.5-Hour (08:00 – 17:00)

Job Summary:

  • Assigns ICD-10-CM-PCS and/or CPT-4 diagnostic and procedure codes to patient charts with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Abstracts selected data items and enters in 3M encoder/Epic software with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Completes UHDDS data abstraction as required
  • Maintains a log of work performed
  • Completes other assigned duties as directed by management
     

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge: RHIA, RHIT, and/or CCS Certification
  • Minimum 3 years experience in medical record coding
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and physiology required
  • Windows applications, Outlook, WebEx and other apps as needed to perform role
     

Skills:

  • Cooperates well with others
  • Competent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficient with computer use and software applications
     

Abilities:

  • Ability to concentrate on task at hand in open distracting environment independent manner; minimizing distractions in private work-from-home space
  • Ability to apply local, state, and federal coding guidelines with attention to detail

This particular client is requiring that all new hires show proof of vaccination. However, accommodations may be made for those with disabilities or religious reasons who cannot obtain a vaccine.
 
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!
 

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About APR Consulting
APR Consulting, Inc., is one of the most trusted talent acquisition and workforce solutions providers in the United States. Known for exceptional responsiveness, agile strategies, and consistently high-level talent, the firm has become a go-to for organizations and managed services providers navigating complex change and urgent challenges. Since its founding in 1980, APR has transformed from a California IT-focused staffing firm to a full-service solutions provider filling a wide range of positions and serving over eight industries — including aerospace and defense, healthcare, IT, telecom, hospitality/gaming, sports/entertainment, government, and utilities –– in all 50 states, with a loyal roster of more than 850 specialized professionals.