Medical Coder Resume Examples

senior medical coder

  • Senior Medical Coder in Multi-specialty and Evolution management coding from Mar-2109 till date. 
  • Responsible for primary care, case management, and medication management.
  • Keep an accurate log of all requests for medical information and records.
  • Utilize Encoder-Pro, Coding work file, and ARM to manage and confirm patient data, such as insurance, demographic and medical history information.
  • Provide patient diagnoses under strict time constraints.
  • Accurately pull patient records in a timely manner, typically within minimum hours of period.
  • Maintain accuracy, completeness, and security for medical records and health information.

sr. medical coder

  • Scrubb data, such as demographic characteristics, history and extent of disease, diagnostic procedures, or treatment into computer.
  • Resolve or clarify codes or diagnoses with conflicting, missing, or unclear information by consulting with providers or others or by participating in the coding team’s regular meetings.
  • Use classification manuals to gain additional knowledge of disease and diagnoses processes. 
  • Identify new methods to optimize medical records management. 

medical coder

  • Document examination results with the diagnosis and conditions and treatment plans.
  • working on the denial management and processing the claims.
  • checking with the insurance and completing the RCM cycle.
  • Abstracts, codes, and sequences the classification of medical and surgical procedures, diagnosis, and treatment modalities on outpatient, day surgeries, wound care settings and recurring charts. 

medical coder

  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to assign ICD-9 CM codes to the highest specificity ensuring that diagnostic codes and documentation accurately reflect and support the visit encounter.
  • Maintained a 96% or above accuracy rate
  • Maintained consistent daily production of greater than 40-60 reviews per day
  • Performed audits of Prospective and Retrospective employees
  • Ability to identify ICD-10 CM codes with HCC or RxHCC value

medical coder

  • Assign and sequence all codes for services rendered.
  • Comply with all legal requirements regarding coding procedures and practices.
  • Conduct audits and coding reviews to ensure all documentation is accurate and precise.
  • Communicate with insurance companies about coding errors and disputes.
  • Submit statistical data for analysis and research by other departments 

medical coder

  • Reading and analyzing patient records
  • Determining the correct codes for patient records
  • Using codes to bill insurance providers
  • Interacting with physicians and assistants to ensure accuracy
  • Keeping track of patient data over multiple visits
  • Managing detailed, specifically-coded information
  • Maintaining patient confidentiality and information security

medical coder

  • Applied CPT and ICD-9 codes for various urgent care centers in our business.
  • Data entry to process charges to patient accounts. 
  • Collected and balanced payments received by patients.
  • Communicated effectively with medical staff to ensure accuracy in medical dictation for reimbursement purposes. 

medical coder

  • Consistently ensured proper coding, sequencing of diagnoses and procedures. 
  • Carefully coded disease and injury diagnoses, acuity of care and procedures in inpatient setting. 
  • Read through patient health data, including histories, physician diagnoses and treatments to gain understanding for coding purposes. 
  • Verified and abstracted all medical data to assign appropriate codes for hospital inpatient records. 
  • Reviewed and abstracted relevant clinical data from electronic medical records to select appropriate code for procedures. 
  • Interpreted medical terminology and pharmacological information to translate information into coding system.

senior medical coder

  • Responsible for the Radiology diagnostic services. 
  • Applying Radiology CPT codes and appropriate ICD- 9V-CM codes after reviewing the Radiology charts .
  • Performed quality audit Utilized HCPCS level I, level II and ICD-9V-CM for the coding. 
  • Maintained 97 % of accuracy and productive quality. 

medical coder

  • Coding patient information for pre-existing conditions , noting proper diagnosis codes and selecting the correct procedure codes for patient care.
  • Assign codes to diagnoses and procedures, using ICD 10 (International Classification of Diseases) and PCS ( Procedure Coding System) Codes in accordance with current coding guidelines
  • Ensure codes are accurate and sequenced correctly in accordance with government and insurance regulations
  • Search for information in cases where the coding is complex or unusual , receive and review patient charts and documents for accuracy , review the previous day’s batch of patient notes for evaluation and coding.
  • Ensure that all codes are current and active , ensuring compliance with medical coding policies and guidelines and works on the Unbilled on a daily basis.
  • Attends Monthly Education Meetings which goes over common mistakes made, new Coding Clinic examples, practice coding problems, abstracts physician data for procedure codes, discharge disposition, adhere to Compliance Policies and procedures for the assignment of complete, accurate, timely, and consistent codes for diagnosis and procedures etc.
  • Queries physicians as necessary to obtain appropriate diagnoses and documentation,reports daily to Chief Executive Officer, Business Office Manager, and Case Management Team for any DRG changes affecting patient length of stay.