Accurately codes, sequences and abstracts outpatient medical records according to ICD-9-CM and CPT coding guidelines to achieve accurate and timely reimbursement and populate statistical databases. Coordinates and researches coding discrepancies identified for timely correction and/or confirmation of codes selected for accurate billing and statistics.
Reviews medical record and determines correct principal diagnosis, secondary diagnoses and procedures for proper assignment of ICD-9-CM and CPT codes to documented diagnoses and procedures. Abstract medical record information into hospital database w/proper assignment of disposition, attending physician, consultants, surgeon, procedures codes and dates for statistical quality data and timely reimbursement. Coordinate and research coding discrepancies identified for timely correction and/or confirmation of codes.
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