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Coder Analyst - FT/Day in Tampa, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
    Health Information Management
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Tampa

Job Description



Coder AdventHealth Tampa
Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
Work Hours/Shift:
Full time Day shift
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Encourages teamwork
  • Occasionally trains others, as in orientation of new employees or acting as a preceptor for workers learning new skills
  • Occasional contact with physicians and their office staff.
  • Occasional contact with CDIS team.
  • Communicates to various departments when charges need added, deleted, or changed and when discharge dispositions and patient type/status needs clarified.
  • Professional demeanor, patience, and tact required in dealing with any and all staff within the department, the facility, and outside influences
  • Requires maintenance of confidential information encountered in every task associated with this job
  • Requires compliance with department Coding Policy and Procedure manual and Coding Clinic guidelines, as well as, any governmental coding regulations.
  • Requires coding knowledge of all specialties for multi-hospital coding.
  • Codes all the diagnosis, treatments and procedures for inpatient records in accordance to departmental policies and procedures.
  • Abstracts all inpatient, outpatient surgery and procedure charts Verifies CAC codes  and/or assigns diagnosis and procedure codes following ICD-9 coding principles, CPT Assistant, Coding Clinic guidelines and Department coding policies and procedures manual.
What You Will Need:

Basic Coding Knowledge.

Knowledge of Specific coding guidelines, and Coding Clinic guidelines

Must be able to score a minimum of 75% on coding test, given during interview process.

Good computer skills with the ability to learn Cerner and Optum Encoder.

Ability to review documentation in a medical record and to enter into the coding software.

Job Summary:

Assigns codes to ER and Outpatient ancillary medical records, using ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 codes via the Optum Encoder. Verifying codes selected by Dolbey CAC (Computer assisted Coding). Abstracts the patient’s account with the assigned codes and finalizes the abstract in the Cerner. Reviews scripts for meeting Medical Necessity in the Outpatient ancillary area. Responsibility to adhere to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan, to the rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and to the standards of all accrediting bodies.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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