University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority
Medical Coding Specialist I (Outpatient Facility) - 7974 UW HEALTH CT (8617) (Administrative)
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We are seeking a Medical Coding Specialist I to:
Preferred - Associate degree in a healthcare related field
Preferred - One year of progressive coding experience
Licenses and Certifications:
Certification as Certified Professional Coder Apprentice (CPC-A), Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Outpatient Coder (COC), Certified Inpatient Coder (CIC), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified Coding Specialist Physician -Based (CCS-P), or a Certified Coding Associate (CCA) within one year of hire.
Preferred - Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Sedentary: Ability to lift up to 10 pounds maximum and occasionally lifting and/or carrying such articles as dockets, ledgers and small tools. Although a sedentary job is defined as one, which involves sitting, a certain amount of walking and standing is often necessary in carrying out job duties. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and other sedentary criteria are met.
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UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.
100% FTE, 40 hours per week. Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department. Flexible schedule.
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