Candidate must have at least 3 to 5 years ofrelated experience in Medical Coding from a Hospital set-up. UAEwork experience will be a definite advantage.
Medical Coder Job Responsibilities :
Accounts for coding and abstracting of patientencounters, including diagnostic and procedural information,significant reportable elements, and complications.
Researches and analyzes data needs forreimbursement.
Analyzes medical records andidentifies documentation deficiencies.
Servesas resource and subject matter expert to other codingstaff.
Reviews and verifies documentationsupports diagnoses, procedures and treatment results.
Identifies diagnostic and proceduralinformation.
Audits clinical documentation andcoded data to validate documentation supports services rendered forreimbursement and reporting purposes.
Assignscodes for reimbursements, research and compliance with regulatoryrequirements utilizing guidelines.
Followscoding conventions. Serves as coding consultant to careproviders.
Identifies discrepancies, potentialquality of care, and billing issues.
Researches, analyzes, recommends, and facilitates plan ofaction to correct discrepancies and prevent future codingerrors.
Identifies reportable elements,complications, and other procedures.
Serves asresource and subject matter expert to other codingstaff.
Assists lead or supervisor inorienting, training, and mentoring staff.
Provides ongoing training to staff as needed.
Handles special projects as requested.