A blend of business, science, and computer expertise, Health Information Management at MSK links healthcare clinicians with information technology and is the link between patient's health information and health insurers, state and federal government, and other regulating agencies. Our mission is leadership in the management and timely provision of reliable clinical information to authorized requesters through advanced systems, continuouseducation and re-evaluation in support of the prevention, treatment, and cure of cancer.
A medical coder with 2-4 years of inpatient coding experience, and knowledge of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS.
ICD-10-PCS and ICD-10-CMcoding, anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology.
Familiar with an automated health care environment.
Detail-oriented, able to multi-task and work well under pressure.
Able to maintain strict confidentiality of medical records.
Analyze medical records, extracting clinical, pathological, therapeutic and epidemiologic data in accordance with established ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding principles and guidelines.
Ensure that data is optimally coded for research purposes, financial reimbursement, planning, statistics, and regulatory reporting.
Communicate directly with physicians to ensure that clinical documentation is coded timely, accurately, and in compliance with CMS guidelines and national correct coding initiatives.
Good computer, verbal, and written communication skills required.
RHIT/RHIA, Certified Coding Program preferred; CCS preferred
Experience in an automated healthcare environment required (e.g., electronic medical records, encoder, 360 encompass, email communication).
Strong analytic skills in identifying and assigning ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding per established guidelines required.
Hours: 8am - 4pm, Monday - Friday
Internal Number: 2020-44627
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.