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CODER (CERT) - (111248)

Universal Health Services
Denison, TX 75020
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One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Texoma Medical Center, a 378-bed acute care facility has been providing quality health care to the residents of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our main campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have numerous facilities in locations throughout the Texoma region.

Since 1965, TMC has forged a special relationship with the people of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Texoma residents have come to depend on TMC to meet a spectrum of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has responded with unique services to provide the kind of sophisticated, experienced care that was once was available only in major metropolitan areas.

We offer major specialty services including open heart surgery and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified trauma care support TMC's role as a regional specialty center.


*Candidate will need to plan to attend on-site training for the first 4-6 weeks initially.

Position Summary: Codes and abstracts inpatient and outpatient records using appropriate ICD-10-CM /PCS and CPT classification system. Inpatient coder reviews charts for admission appropriateness and severity of illness. Outpatient coder codes outpatient charts, checks medical necessity and works closely with business office. Must have hospital coding experience.


Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Requires 1 year coding experience or will consider education from an approved AHIMA Coding course or HIM college program. Must have hospital coding experience. Preferred RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCA or eligible. Must be skilled in ICD-10-CM/PCS AND CPT with knowledge of Prospective Payment/DRG, APC system plus knowledge of computer systems. Requires the ability to communicate effectively with other departments and medical staff. Knowledge of 3-M encoder. Windows experience helpful, but not required assessing, databases, and spreadsheets. Demonstrated knowledge of HIM procedures.


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-18

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CODER (CERT) - (111248)

Universal Health Services
Denison, TX 75020

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