Job descriptionTrauma Trust, a busy non-profit trauma practice, seeks a Certified Medical Coder to be responsible for all aspects of professional coding for trauma, critical care and acute general surgery.Position is full-time Monday through Friday, onsite or remote.Qualified candidates should have at minimum 2-3 years coding experience, surgical professional coding preferred, trauma, critical care, general surgery a plus.Major Responsibilities:· Ensures that professional services are captured and coded, ensuring compliance with federal regulations and insurance requirements.· Evaluates and interprets medical records and reports in order to accurately code diagnosis and procedures.· Correctly enters coding information into Epic electronic medical record system.· Assists with the development of processes and procedures structured to ethically optimize reimbursement, limit liability and enhance data integrity.· Keeps up to date on billing/coding guidelines. Maintains coding certification and necessary CEUs.· Acts as a resource for coding issues and conducts provider education as needed.Skills and Experience: At least 2-3 years recent coding experience, experience coding surgical cases preferred. Thorough knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-10-CM and CPT4 coding necessary. Highly organized, self-motivated, detailed-oriented and energetic team player. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong computers skills included MS Office, Internet, e-mail, Epic experience a plusJob Type: Full-timeCOVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination RequiredSalary Range for this role: $24.00 - $35.00 per hour.
Position Type: Full-Time Regular Full Time Employee: YesPrimary Shift: Day Work Schedule: Day Shifts
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.