You are in demand everywhere...but it pays to come here!
If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives to advance care, you'll find your match at Jersey City Medical Center . Our not-for-profit hospital, a proud member of Barnabas Health , has been honored time and again for our strides in patient care and safety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care.
Asour status and patient volume continue to grow, we are adding talent to our organization
Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 times the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital, awarded Magnet Recognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News and World Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey City Medical Center is also ideally located in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlooking the harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty.
Accurately assigns ICD-10 CM/PCS and CPT (HCPCS) codes to inpatient and/or outpatient records in accordance with AHA's official coding guidelines, hospital-specific coding guidelines, LCD/NCD edits (OP/ED coding), AHA's coding clinics (IP coding) and CPT Assistant guidelines (outpatient coding.)
Must read, write and speak English. Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Knowledge and of ICD-10 CM and ICD-10 PCS and/ HCPCS and CPT coding. Completion of the following courses is required: Medical Terminology, Human Anatomy and Physiology and Disease Process. Completion of the following courses is preferred: Pharmacology and Pathology. Knowledge of healthcare payment and reimbursement systems is preferred (MS-DRGs, AP- DRGs, APC, etc.)
AAS degree or clinical background is a plus. Coding certifications are required: CCS or CPC. Successful completion of on-site, departmental orientation. All new hires must attend the Corporate Compliance coding school/education sessions.
Coder level: Coder II (H0615):ED Coder
Certification required : CCS or CPC
Minimum # of years' experience required 2 years' ED Coding (Trauma coding experience preferred)
Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.