Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Nottingham

Description

Cognizant Technology Solutions is
seeking an Inpatient Coder to work for one or more of the clients remotely or
virtual from home office.
Duties/Responsibilities:
Review documentation to code diagnosis and
procedures
Communicate with physicians to obtain or clarify
diagnosis and/or procedures via the query process
Assign accurate codes utilizing an electronic
encoder application in accordance with practice policy and regulatory
guidelines
Perform Peer Reviews of Company Health
Information Management coding auditors and coders
Complete reports as requested
Maintain minimum accuracy rate of 98% while
meeting internal productivity standards set by company
Maintain productivity expectations: inpatient 24
encounters per day, 3 encounters per hour, 20 minutes to code each encounter
Desired Skills/Qualifications:
CCS,
RHIT or RHIA (AHIMA)
Minimum
of two years of facility based inpatient experience
Knowledge
of Federal, state and payer regulations
Capable
of interpreting medical records reports and chart entries
Able
to work independently and as a team member
Capable
of applying judgment and decision making
Base
office skills (Word, Excel)
Pass
Coding Assessment with score 80% or greater.
Basic background with computers with
ability to be in multiple systems at 1 time
Self-motivated with ability to work
autonomously and in a team in a fast paced environment
Interacting with manager/team members on
scheduled time off and breaks and new procedures and policies as provided
by the client is essential.
Well organized and able to handle
multipole projects as needed.
Strong oral and written communication
skills.
Able to be flexible and adaptable to
change.
Proficiency in MS Office applications
including Word, Excel and Outlook.
Employee Status :
Full Time Employee
Shift :
Day Job
Job Posting :
Apr 05 2019
Cognizant US Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. If you require accessibility assistance applying for open positions in the US, please send an email with your request to
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About Cognizant
Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant, a member of the Nasdaq-100, is ranked 195 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at
www.cognizant.com
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Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.

About the company

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 221,700 employees as of December 31, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant.

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