Coder II - Health Information
  • Job Posting Expires: 2/28/2023
11M ago
$0 to $0
Full Time
0-2 Years
Primary Duties

The mission of Faith Regional Health Services is to serve Christ by providing all people with exemplary medical services in an environment of love and care.

Summary:To abstract and code patient records utilizing ICD-10 and CPT coding nomenclatures.

The listing of job duties contained in this job description is not all inclusive. Duties may be added or subtracted at any time due to the needs of the organization.


Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Assigns diagnoses and procedure codes to all patient records.

2. Maintains at least a 97% accuracy standard.

3. Ensures sequencing of codes is completed according to established guidelines for optimum reimbursement.

4. Reviews medical records for completeness and to abstract clinical data such as diseases, operations, procedures and therapies.

5. Reports coding problems to the HIM Director after evaluation and/or coding.

6. Consistently follows established coding guidelines and coding ethics policies.

7. Ensures thorough documentation is present in the medical record to substantiate code assignment by corresponding regularly with physicians.

8. Accurately inputs assigned codes on the computer system for billing and statistical purposes.

9. Monitors reports for timely coding or charts providing appropriate follow-up as needed.

10. Enhances professional growth and development by:

    • Attending in-service meetings
    • Participating in educational programs
    • Attending appropriate conferences
    • Reading pertinent publications

11. Consistently responds knowledgeable to requests from other departments or physicians regarding coding issues to assist in providing the best possible outcome.

12. Maintains current professional credentials. Credentials must be maintained and level of complexity as defined by organization must be met consistently to qualify as Level II Coder.


Hours will be dependent on patient census and workload. Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule, to include after-hours and weekends as necessary.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Job Requirements:

The requirements listed below must be representative of the knowledge, skills, minimum education, training, licensure, experience, and/or ability required.

EDUCATION (Minimum Requirements for Position):

GED or High School Diploma preferred.

Associate Degree preferred.


Higher complexity level of coding experience required.

Combination of 1-2 years of education and experience in position field required.


Language Skills – ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language -- required.


Knowledge of ICD-10-CM and CPT coding required.

Other Certifications/Requirements:

Current RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CPC, LPN, or RN license/certification required.


Faith Regional Health Services is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

Compensation Details

Based on Experience


FREE Dental Insurance for employee only with two FREE cleanings each year 

FREE Life Insurance 

FREE Urgent Care visits for qualifying symptoms including medical dependents 

Paid Time Off – 24 days per year accrued in PTO Bank for new-full time employees 

Health Insurance option of High Deductible or PPO Plan 

Health Savings Account with FRHS monthly contribution of $75

Vision Insurance 

Short Term Disability Insurance 

Long Term Disability Insurance 

Critical Illness Insurance 

Accident Insurance 

Supplemental Life Insurance 

Wellness Discounts for Health Insurance  

Smoking Cessation Program 

Met Law Legal Services Program  

YMCA and other local discounts