Lincoln, NE 68506
Coder & Clinical Documentation Manager:
The position oversees 17 people, most of who are offsite coders but also an onsite Clinical Documentation Specialist. Relocation Assistance is offered for the right candidate.
The Coding & Clinical Documentation Manager is responsible for accurate and timely clinical coding, DRG and APC assignments; adequate clinical documentation to support coding and grouping; education of organizational personnel including physicians regarding opportunities for improvement; and the efficient operation of coding and documentation functions.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) required. Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management preferred. Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) required. Minimum of two (2) years of coding experience in an acute care setting required. Prior supervisory or management experience desired.
PRINCIPAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: