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Medical Coder Job Overview


Hospitals and physicians could not function without medical coders, who assign a billing code to every medical test, drug or service that health care professionals provide to their patients. Medical coders bill insurance companies electronically and track submitted claims. Insurance companies use the submitted codes to make payments to doctors and health care facilities. Medical codes are standardized throughout the health care industry in the United States, giving medical coders the ability to move from one state to another without additional training. Similar healthcare jobs include positions such as Medical Coder Billers.

Medical Coder Education Requirements


Medical coders must have a high school diploma or equivalent. They need good math skills, bookkeeping knowledge and familiarity with customer relationship management programs, or CRM software, in the health care industry. Coders must have a high level of competency in computer database software and the ability to research missing or unpaid claims. Additionally, medical coders must have knowledge of billing codes and possess excellent communication skills to compose correspondence. While taking college courses in medical coding is not a requirement by some employers, a certificate from an accredited school is an asset when applying for a job. Career colleges and vocational schools offer courses that vary in length from one semester to under one year.

Medical Coder Job Market


The medical coder job market is growing rapidly as the health care industry changes and expands. Statistics show an estimated 18 percent projected growth from 2012 to 2022. National health care is expected to create an additional 187,800 medical coder jobs during this decade for a total workforce of 607,000.

Medical Coder Salary


The mean hourly wage for medical coder jobs in the United States is $16.60, or $34,540 per year. The income range varies from a low of $23,380 up to $47,460 annually. Higher pay generally reflects more experience and more expensive metropolitan areas where larger hospitals are common. Hospitals and physicians' offices pay similar amounts within a specific geographic region.
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Quadrant Inc. has an immediate need for multiple Certified Professional Coder (CPC) in Westminster Maryland and Washington DC for Major Medical Facilities. MUST: Must be certified CPC Experienced E/M and surgery coders (CPT) Experienced Professional Certified Coder CPC Must have experience working with the software Practice Partner Must know how to Post Charges Must have experience coding for Fami...
A-Line Staffing is looking for Medical Coder in the Grand Rapids area! This is a great opportunity and interested candidates should contact Lauren Fadie by phone at 877-782-3334 or by Email at ***** Job Description: Coding and processing claim forms; reviewing claims for complete information, correcting and completing forms as needed; accessing information and translating data i...
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tribfeaturedjob Certified Medical Coder Medical Billing Company (RCM) seeks Certified Medical Coder for Multispecialty Physicians group including General Surgery, GI, Cardiology, OB/Gyn, Peds and Radiology. Ability to transcribe written descriptions of medical conditions and procedures into CPT, ICD9 and HCPCS Codes following all correct coding guidelines. 3-5 years' experience preferred. This is...
Document Management Specialist / Medical Coder Start: ASAP 90 day temp, possible extension Shift: must be flexible to work either 8:30a-5:30p or 9a-6p M-F Healthcare experience is required for this position (i.e. medical coder or doctor's office) The Document Management Specialist will be viewing documents, processing items such as prior authorizations, clinical, referrals, etc. and attaching them...
Elevating The Possibility of U at UCHealth This isn’t a job. It’s your destiny. UCHealth is special place and it requires a special type of person to work here. We are committed to attracting exceptional people who possess a rare combination of talent, drive and intellectual curiosity. They are the people who naturally gravitate toward our culture, our geography and our passion for discovery — amb...
Medical Coder – Coding Supervisor Medical Coder– Coding Supervisor Coding Supervisor – 850 beds, not-for-profit DAYS, 40 hours/week RHIT required Candidate must have 3-5 years of recent coding supervisor level experience in a hospital setting Provides guidance to Inpatient and Outpatient, coding staff regarding coding convention, standards, and rules. Performs Inpatient coding reviews of ICD-9- CM...
Christiana Care is a major teaching hospital and is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer, and women's health services. The system is home to Delaware's only Level I trauma center, the only center of its kind between Philadelphia and Baltimore. Christiana Care also features a Level 3 neonatal intensive care unit, the only delivering hospital in the state to offer thi...
Medical Coder Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility has an as needed position available (approximately 10 16 hours per week) for a medical coder. Responsibilities include diagnosis coding as it pertains to billing for Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance. This position works closely with both financial and clinical team members to coordinate proper coding processes. Must have excellent computer, o...
Position Summary: To assign professional/technical charges and ICD-10 codes from clinical information, and to train physicians and staff in coding and billing in order to maximize revenue generation for the Department of Medicine. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. O...
Tarzana Treatment Centers, a leading provider of integrated health care services, is currently hiring for an experienced Medical Biller/Outpatient Professional Coder in a community clinic setting. This is a fulltime position with benefits. Minimum of 3 years’ experience Coding ICD 9 professional claims and Medical billing. Must be able to train clinic staff on coding issues, guarantors and charge...
ACCOUNTANT / MEDICAL CODER / RGD. ECHO SONOGRAPHER Universal Vascular Center , *NOW HIRING* Full Time. Accountant, Medical Coder & Registered Echo Sonographer (willing to relocate) needed for outpatient surgical clinic. Email resumes to *****...
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Carl T. Curtis Health Education Center Certified Medical Coder RPMS experience preferable Open Until Filled Apply: Omaha Tribe of Nebraska P.O. Box 368, Macy, NE 68039 PH (402) 837-5391 Fax (402) 837-4394 Email: *****...
Experienced Medical Biller/Certified Coder San Antonio, TX - Experienced Medical Biller with Coding Certification preferred to work in a private surgical specialty medical practice. Primary Duties include: Medical Billing, reviewing office and hospital documentation, educating providers / clinical staff on CPT, ICD-9 / ICD-10 diagnosis coding, HCPCS modifiers, government guidelines, and PQRS. Abil...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77065
Certified Medical Coder 290/1960 Multi-specialty Family Practice looking for CPC certified coder. Job requirements: · Enter demographics · Code reports (All Imaging modalities) · Enter charges for Family Practice and/or Radiology · Hospital Radiology/Interventional procedure coding · Knowledge of GE Centricity software highly desirable · Knowledge of Accela Smart software a plus · Knowledge of All...
Attention Medical Coders! Join Albany Medical Center as a Medical Coder, grow your career, learn ICD-10 and progress through our career program! AMC is currently seeking applications for experienced coders; RHIT, RHIA and Certified Coding Specialist Required. We offer a generous career ladder with pay based on your level of experience and the opportunity to advance. Your ability to work effectivel...
Busy Texarkana medical office is seeking a Certified Medical Coder. This person must be knowledgeable in surgical and physicians reports. Must have 2 years experience and must be certified. Candidate must be organized and detail oriented. Position will work Mon-Fri 8-5 with a pay of $12-13/hr DOE and offers an excellent benefit package...
Medical Biller/Coder – Full-time with Benefits We are looking for a friendly and very computer savvy biller/coder for a busy pediatric and adult allergy clinic. This person should be knowledgeable of CPT and ICD-9 billing, coding and collections. A successful candidate will be detail oriented and dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients. We are looking for positive, enthu...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Medical Coder - Remote Nashville, TN Contract Unspecified Apply Apply Medical Coder - Remote Nashville, TN Contract Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Medical Coder with inpatient coding experience in an Acute Care Hospital Environment, please read on! What You Will Be Doing Headquartered in the great...
Description The Health Information Management Department is service-oriented departments whose goal is to accurately, confidentially and legally maintain the medical record on patients seen at JFK Memorial Hospital. This includes proper handling of the medical record to ensure all departmental, regulatory and legal requirements are met regarding the medical record. In addition, the transcription o...
Medical Coder/Compliance Manager Immediate Need - Excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing organization! Â Company is seeking motivated individual to manage and streamline the daily charge entry process as it relates to the revenue cycle while working in collaboration with the operations department in the areas of compliance and education. As well as train physicians and staff in proper cod...
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