Risk Adjustment Coder

  • Location Tampa, Florida
  • Type Contract
  • Job ID Job #56040

The CSI Companies is actively seeking a Risk Adjustment Coder for our client in the Tampa, FL area. 

Details:

  • The Risk Adjustment Coder codes, abstracts and analyzes inpatient and/or outpatient medical records using International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10 CM) for CMS risk adjustment purposes.
  • Follows the Official ICD-10 CM guidelines for Coding and Reporting and has a complete understanding of these guidelines.
  • Follows CMS risk adjustment guidelines and has a complete understanding of these guidelines.
  • Understands the impact of ICD-10 CM codes on the CMS HCC risk adjustment model.
  • Ability to meet productivity and accuracy standards
  • Ability to defend coding decisions to both internal and external audits.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • High School Education required
  • 2+ years of experience in professional coding experience either in a hospital or physician setting
  • A license in one of the following – Required: Certified Professional Coder (CPC); Preferred: Certified Coding Specialist (CCS); Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC)