Job Description

Coding Specialist II


Join our I CARE team at Sidney Health Center for the competitive wages, benefit package, ability to obtain a wide variety of experience, family-like atmosphere, and great work life balance. Sidney Health Center is proud to be among a select few organizations who have been named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital and named a Five Star Hospital and Nursing Home.

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About Us

Sidney Health Center is a not-for-profit community based medical center that has been serving people in the MonDak region for more than 100 years. Our passion for caring is shared by doctors, nurses and over 500 employees and volunteers. This commitment to caring is our allegiance to the community as we strive to provide ?Exceptional Care for Life? while offering many services that are rarely found in like-size communities. From state-of-the-art imaging services to cancer care to a locally-owned air ambulance service, Sidney Health Center combines the modern medical amenities with a small-town agriculture-based community.

The Position: Coding Specialist II

Employment Status: Full-time

Hours per two-week pay-period: 80

Essential Job Functions:

  • Coding Medical, Surgical, Obstetrics, Newborn charts
  • Claim review for CCI edits, MUE edits and/or denials
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and understanding of ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT and HCPCS coding rules
  • Understanding DRG and APC reimbursement principles
  • Knowledge and understanding of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology
  • One year coding experience in an acute care setting preferred

Certifications and Licenses

  • RHIT, RHIA, CCS, CPC or CCA required or certification eligible with certification mandatory within the first 12 months.

Position Summary:

Sidney Health Center is seeking a HIM Coding Specialist II to join our I CARE team in the Health Information Department setting. Essential duties of this On-site position include Coding Medical, Surgical, Obstetrics, Newborn Charts, Claim review for CCI edits. If you enjoy serving others through purposeful work, Sidney Health Center is the place for you. The Health Information Department team is critical to insure accurate records for patient care. As a major employer in Richland County, Sidney Health Center offers competitive wages and a benefit package that support a great work-life balance.  

Sidney Health Center (SHC) is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) employer.  All persons of either sex, of all races, nationalities, and religions, disabled or nondisabled, veteran or non, of all ages, as authorized by law, are encouraged to apply for any position at SHC for which they consider themselves qualified according to the position announcement. 

Application Instructions

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