High school diploma or equivalent is required
· High School or GED Required
Completion of Acute Care Medical Coder program from an accredited institution.
· Min. 3 yrs. exp. in healthcare, including 2 years Hospital Coding experience required. Will consider HIM Vendor exp. in lieu of healthcare exp.
· Min. 1 year inpatient coding exp.
Proficient in ER, Diagnostic, and Outpatient Surgical Coding
Certification is required (CCS) or RHIT or RHIA