Coding Compliance Manager

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 Job Title: Coding Compliance Manager
 Company Name: Washington Hospital Healthcare System
 Employment Type: Full Time
 Location: FREMONT, CA, United States
 Department: Health Information Services
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: FT
 Hours/Pay Period: 80
 Degree Required: A.S
 Job ID: 2012.01125
 Date Posted: Nov 1, 2012
 Years Experience: 3
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Summary of Duties: Manage the coding area to ensure timely, accurate coding of records;oversee and train coding staff on documentation guidelines and coding principles;educate physicians on documentation guidelines as related to accurate DRG assignment.  AA or AS degree in Health Information Technology from an accredited college or program and satisfactory completion of the national registration examination through the American Health Information Management Association required.  Registered Health Information Technician (RHT) and Certified Coding Specialist required.  3-5 years acute care hospital coding experience and a minimum of 1 year experience supervising a HIM department required.  Working knowledge of data collection, CMS compliance and other regulatory reporting requirements.  Electronic medical record experience preferred.