Coding Consultant Outpatient at CIOX Health in Alpharetta, Georgia

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Job Description:

Coding Consultant Outpatient

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HIM / Coding


Our people, process and technology give healthcare organizations an HIM edge. If you share our commitment to providing service that is second-to-none, we invite you to join our team of industry leading HIM specialists, healthcare veterans and thought-leaders nationwide. If you are passionate about
what you do, then you belong with the leading provider of full suite HIM solutions.

CIOX Health Coding/HIM Consulting/EMR Abstraction Division is looking for HIM professionals to join our rapidly growing team! We are currently hiring Remote Outpatient coders for full-time employment opportunities.


    Full-Time: Flexible Schedule
  • Location: Remote/Work from home

  • Required: A minimum of 1-5 years of Outpatient coding experience, and a valid AAPC or AHIMA coding credential.

  • Preferred: Recent ancillary, and ED coding experience.

  • Preferred: Epic and 3M experience.

We Offer:

  • Full Benefits: PTO, Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance, 401k Savings Plan, and Tuition Reimbursement

  • 20-24 free CEUs per year, provided by Ciox

  • AAPC/AHIMA dues compensation

  • Company equipment will be provided to you (including computer, monitor, etc.)

  • Comprehensive training lead by a hiring manager


  • Reviews medical records and assigns accurate codes for diagnoses and procedures

  • Assigns and sequences codes accurately based on medical record documentation

  • Assigns the appropriate discharge disposition

  • Abstracts and enters the coded data for hospital statistical and reporting requirements

  • Communicates documentation improvement opportunities and coding issues to appropriate personnel for follow up and resolution

  • Maintains 95% coding accuracy rate and 95% accuracy rate for APC assignment and maintains site designated productivity standards

  • Responsible for tracking continuing education credits to maintain professional credentials

  • Attend CIOX Health sponsored education meetings/in-services

  • Demonstrate initiative and judgment in performance of job responsibilities

  • Communicate with co-workers, management, and hospital staff regarding clinical and reimbursement issues

  • Function in a professional, efficient and positive manner

  • Adhere to the American Health Information Management Association's code of ethics.

  • Must be customer-service focused and exhibit professionalism, flexibility, dependability and desire to learn

  • High complexity of work function and decision making

  • Strong organizational and teamwork skills

  • Willing and able to travel when necessary if applicable

  • Must have excellent communications skills- email and verbal

  • Reports to work as scheduled

  • Complies with all HIM Division Policies

  • Expected to frequently use the following equipment: Desktop PC or thin client, phone (with voice mail), fax machine, and other general office equipment.


  • Associate or Bachelor' degree from AHIMA certified HIM Program or Nursing Program or completion of certificate program with CCS, CPC or CCSP.

  • Must be able to communicate effectively in the English language.

  • One to five years of coding experience in a hospital and/or coding consulting role.

  • Experience in computerized encoding and abstracting software

  • Passing annual Introductory HIPAA examination and other assigned testing to be given annually in accordance with employee review

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