Texoma Medical Center
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation’s largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Texoma Medical Center, a 351-bed healthcare system has been providing quality health care to the residents of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our main campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have numerous facilities in locations throughout the Texoma region.
Since 1965, TMC has forged a special relationship with the people of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Texoma residents have come to depend on TMC to meet a spectrum of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has responded with unique services to provide the kind of sophisticated, experienced care that was once was available only in major metropolitan areas. We offer major specialty services including open heart surgery and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified trauma care support TMC’s role as a regional specialty center.
Codes and abstracts inpatient and outpatient records using appropriate ICD-9-CM and CPT classification system. Inpatient coder reviews charts for admission appropriateness and severity of illness. Outpatient coder codes outpatient charts, checks medical necessity and works closely with business office.
- Requires 1 year coding experience or will consider education from an approved AHIMA Coding course or HIM college program
- Skilled in ICD-9-CM/CPT with knowledge of Prospective Payment/DRG, APC system plus knowledge of computer systems
- Ability to communicate effectively with other departments and medical staff
- Knowledge of 3-M encoder
- Windows helpful, but not required
Preferred RHIA, RHIT, CCS, CCA or eligible
We offer an excellent salary and benefit package including health, dental, life, tax-deferred annuity, pension, holidays, vacation and more.
Instructions for Resume Submission:
Please apply on line at www.texomamedicalcenter.net. Search Careers.
This posting expires on Tuesday December 1st, 2015.