Job ID:I-2534
Job Title:Coder-New Mexico
Rate:DOE
Primary Skills:Coder
Description:



Inpatient Coder needed for a large,
acute care hospital in southern New Mexico.



Experience using of Meditech and 3M
preferred. Others systems used include, iHeal, MedHost, & Mosiac.
Continuing education with AHIMA, AAPC, and Elsevier, etc.



Minimum
Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Formal education in ICD-10
coding required. Formal education in medical terminology, anatomy and
physiology or equivalent experience.



Minimum
Experience: Medical office or Health Information Management Department
experience in coding. Working knowledge of ICD-CM and CPT coding standards and
practices.  



Certification/Licensure:
 AHIMA certification strongly preferred.  AAPC certification
recognized.  Must become certified within one year of hire date if not
certified at time of hire.  



Salary will be in the $16.66-$24.16 range.



Shift Differentials are also paid
according to the shift the Coder works:  3p-11p-$1.00;
11p-7a-$1.50; weekends 11p Friday through Sunday 11p-$1.00.  Certified Coder must work at least four
consecutive hours to be eligible for the shift differential.