Seasons Healthcare Management is seeking a Coding Analyst to join our team of professionals in Rosemont, IL. We make a difference every day to patients and families coping with end of life illness in creating a center of excellence in hospice care.
Reporting to the National Director of Health Information Management and Privacy with accountability to the National Vice President of Health Information Management, codes medical records; enters data into the computer system; assists with clinical documentation improvement efforts.
The level of knowledge normally obtained through the completion of an Associate’s Degree with a concentration of Health Information Management or the equivalent with current Certification as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS, CCS-P), Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or RN with an accompanying coding certificate through AHIMA.
Minimum of two years medical record coding experience in a hospital/hospice/home care/long term care environment.
The analytical skills necessary to accurately code information per national coding guidelines.
The interpersonal skills necessary to interact with various levels of hospital personnel.
The computer skills necessary to store, retrieve and view data from the Cerner health information system.
The organization skills to perform consecutive detail-oriented tasks accurately.
The reading skills necessary to decipher physician’s handwriting.
The interpersonal skills necessary to interact with physicians, staff and others who request information from the department.
Demonstrated knowledge of clinical information.
Experience with computerized encoding systems
Working knowledge with electronic patient record preferred.