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About Company

We are seeking a Medical Coder to join our health services and clinical operations team. This role involves providing coding and coding auditing services directly to providers. The ideal candidate will translate medical and clinical diagnoses, procedures, injuries, or illnesses into designated numerical codes.

Position Name :

Medical Coder

Organization :

Optum

Qualification:

B.Pharm, M.Pharm, Pharm.D, Msc, BSc, Lifesciences

Experience:

0 YEARS / Freshers - 1 Year

Salary:

25,000 - 35,000 /month

Location:

Bangalore

  • Provide coding and coding auditing services directly to healthcare providers.
  • Analyze and translate medical and clinical diagnoses, procedures, injuries, or illnesses into numerical codes.
  • Perform coding for various health services and clinical care functions.
  • Ensure accurate coding for billing and data collection purposes.
  • Conduct routine problem-solving independently and collaborate with supervisors on complex issues.
  • Prioritize and organize work to meet deadlines and team objectives.
  • Apply knowledge and skills to activities that often vary from day to day.

General Job Profile:

  • Moderate work experience within the medical coding function.
  • Ability to complete basic tasks without review by others.
  • Supervision and guidance required for higher-level tasks.
  • Works as part of a team and independently on routine tasks.

Job Scope and Guidelines:

  • Demonstrates a moderate level of knowledge and skills in the medical coding function.
  • Requires little assistance with standard and non-standard coding requests.
  • Solves routine coding problems independently and collaborates with supervisors for complex problems.
  • Applies coding knowledge and skills to varied daily activities.
  • Works to prioritize and organize own work to meet agreed-upon deadlines.
  • Collaborates effectively with other team members.

Minimum Educational Background:

  • High school education or equivalent experience.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Certification in medical coding (e.g., CPC, CCS, etc.) is preferred.
  • Experience with coding software and electronic health records (EHR) systems.
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Good understanding of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Good problem-solving skills and ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written.

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