Data Collection Researcher: 19-00323

Seattle, WA 98109

Posted: 01/22/2019 Job Category: Administrative & Clerical Job Number: 11787006
Akraya is looking for a Data Collection Researcher II for one of our clients. If the job description below is a fit, please apply directly or call Syed at 408-816-2015. If this position is not quite what you' re looking for, visit akraya.Com and submit a copy of your resume. Our recruiters will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many clients.

Primary Skills: Medical Coder, In-patient and Out-patient, Medical Terminology (ICD-9/10, CPT and HCPCS)
Duration: 6+ Months Contract
Contract type: W2 only

 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Review and keep current on coding guidelines
  • Work in conjunction with the standards of American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) standards of Ethical Coding and the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC)
  • Communicate with team and provide feedback on the annotation guidelines
  • Effectively and efficiently, identify key concepts and terms within medical charts
  • Work with others in similar roles to resolve any discrepancies within the group
  • Review metric and progress reports
TOP SKILLS:
  • Minimum Experience Requirements 2 years of healthcare coding experience (both in-patient and out-patient preferred).
  • Basic computer skills including working with a mouse, Microsoft Office Products (excel and word) and office email
  • Ability to work in a team environment
REQUIRED SKILLS:
  • This position must have a strong knowledge of medical terminology, CPT, HCPC and ICD coding as well as strong computer skills.
  • Health Plan claims experience.
  • Medical Coding experience with ICD-9/10, CPT and HCPCS.
  • License/Certifications Minimum License/Certifications Requirements At time of hire o Certificate of completion of medical terminology training
  • Through understanding of electronic medical records, including but not limited to reading medical charts, lab reports, radiology reports, procedure notes. Understanding of vast medical abbreviation
PREFERRED SKILLS:
  • Current RHIA, RHIT, CPC, CCA, CCS, CDC certification status.
  • Prefer someone with work experience as a coder and strong trainer looking for a " different” type of coding experience.
 Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Syed at  408-816-2015

About Akraya
Akraya, Inc. Is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the " Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.Com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

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