Cape Fear Valley Health
Cape Fear Valley is a 950-bed, 8-hospital regional health system, the 8th largest in North Carolina, with more than 1 million inpatient and outpatients annually. A private not-for-profit organization with 7,000 employees and 850 physicians, it includes Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital, Cape Fear Valley Rehabilitation Center, Behavioral Health Care, Bladen County Hospital, Hoke Hospital, Health Pavilion North, Health Pavilion Hoke and Harnett Health.
Reviews thoroughly the entire medical record to code specifically and accurately those conditions or diagnoses that were treated or affected the patient’s plan of care. Verifies that each medical record contains appropriate documentation to justify the selected principal diagnosis to identify comorbid conditions, complications and procedures to use for DRG Assignment. Maintains an accurate case mix index from which administration makes critical management and strategic planning decisions.
Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Management or equivalent training and experience. RHIA, RHIT, CCS or other equivalent credentials required. Medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, familiarity with medical record content and an understanding of the Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set (UHDDS) definitions. Knowledge of ICD-CM coding principles under Prospective Payment System.
2-5 years coding experience required, preferably in a hospital setting.
Experience in a Health Information Management in an acute care facility, or with a Peer Review Organization, in Quality Assurance, or Utilization Review preferred.
Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Management or equivalent training and experience. RHIA, RHIT, CCS or other equivalent credentials required.
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