University of Rochester Pro-Fee Coder in Rochester, New York

Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 006 URMFG Business Office

Schedule

8 AM-4:30 PM

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Checks, codes and compiles data from patients' records; prepares periodic reports; may check and coordinate the work of coder trainees.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews patients' records; according to recognized classification system, codes and indexes diseases, surgery, treatments and final diagnosis.
  • Maintains computerized indexes according to established plans and procedures.
  • May train, check and coordinate the work of coder trainees.
  • As necessary, provides hospital staff members with information and instruction relevant to Disease Index methods and procedures; communicates to same file requirements; assists same in facilitating research and study needs.
  • Performs related clerical tasks such as filing, typing and the like.

Qualifications:

2 years of post High School courses with emphasis on medical terminology plus 1 year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Pro-Fee Coder

Location: Medical Faculty Group

Job ID: 212867

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time