Job ID: 2209496
Location: LACKLAND AFB, TX, United States
Date Posted: Jun 29, 2022
Category: Environmental, Health & Safety
Subcategory: Medical Coder
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Remote
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SAIC is looking to hire a Medical Coder Trainer. Medical Coding Training consists of analyzing and identifying medical coding and documentation performance gaps due to knowledge or skills; researching target audience and topic; designing and developing training plan, content, and presentation; delivering training via chosen method of communication; and evaluating and reporting on effectiveness of training.
Training audiences will include medical providers, clinical staff, other medical coding professionals, and varying levels of AFMS leadership.
Selected applicant must do the following before starting, based on government requirements:
Pass a pre-employment coding test IAW the requirements of the AFMS Coding Manual. Provide proof of specific vaccinations and CPR training that is required to work at the facility The selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
· Certification in good standing for each:
Professional Services Coding Certifications: The following are recognized professional certifications: Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT); Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA); Certified Professional Medical Coding Auditor (CPMA); Certified Professional Coder (CPC); Certified Outpatient Coder (COC); or Certified Coding Specialist - Physician (CCS-P). Institutional (Facility) Coding Certifications: Certified Inpatient Coder (CIC), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS). Other institutional coding certifications will be considered by the AFMS MCPO on a case-by-case basis. Continuing Education Requirements: Medical coders shall maintain the required continuing education hours in order to maintain current and proper national certification(s) requirements for this position at no expense to the Government.
Education, one of the following:
An Associate’s Degree in Health Information Management; OR A university certificate in medical coding; At least 30 semester hours’ university/college credit that includes relevant coursework such as anatomy/physiology, medical terminology, health information management, and/or pharmacology; OR Completion of an Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) or American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) coding exam preparation courses that include the above coursework and lead to successful course completion and coding certification may be accepted in lieu of university/college credit by the AFMS MCPO on a case-by-case basis.
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
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