Under the direct supervision of the Supervisor, Coding/Reimbursement, the Coordinator, DRG Assurance ensures hospital case-mix index and severity profiles are accurate by performing DRG Assurance program activities. Works collaboratively with care management, physicians, nursing, coding and ancillary staffs to improve the quality of chart documentation.
Qualifications: High school graduate or the equivalent. Graduate of an approved program in health information management with classes in health information coding. Certification as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and Certified Coding Specialists (CCS). Five years experience coding inpatient records in an acute care hospital setting. Successful completion of AGMC's Coding Technician's coding test. Previous experience with a DRG Assurance Program preferred. Computer experience with various software programs including but not limited to encoder (3M), Midas, Excel and Word
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Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.