Outpatient Medical Coder (IL)

$50,000 - $60,000 yearly

Job Category:Healthcare

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:Remote

Location:Chicago, Illinois  [Remote]

Job ID:128883

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Job Description

Are you a skilled Outpatient Medical Coder (IL) seeking a role that combines precision coding with the forefront of healthcare innovation? Look no further. As an Outpatient Medical Coder (IL) in our client’s dynamic organization, you'll play a pivotal role in shaping the future of healthcare while honing your skills in a forward-thinking environment. Discover the opportunities that await you and be a catalyst for transformative change in the healthcare landscape! 
 
Applicants must be an Illinois resident. 
 
Outpatient Medical Coder (IL) Responsibilities: 

  • Accurately assign CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS codes for outpatient surgical procedures, ensuring compliance with coding guidelines and regulations 

  • Specialized coding in Wound Care and Cath Lab procedures 

  • Collaborate with healthcare providers to clarify documentation and ensure accurate code assignment 

  • Stay informed about changes in coding guidelines and industry best practices 

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to enhance coding processes and optimize accuracy 

 

Outpatient Medical Coder (IL) Requirements: 

  • Must be an Illinois resident 

  • Minimum of 2 years of acute care hospital outpatient coding experience 

  • Certification in one or more of the following: CPC, CCA, CCS, RHIA, or RHIT 

  • Proven experience in surgical coding within Cardiology, Neurology, Orthopedic, Gastroenterology and Nephrology 

  • Expertise in Wound Care coding and Cath Lab coding 

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in code assignment 

 

If you are an experienced Outpatient Medical Coder (IL), and you have a passion for precision and accuracy in coding, we invite you to apply and be a part of our client’s dedicated team! 
 
Thank you, 
 
Karissa Kane 
Project Manager - Healthcare Revenue Cycle 
LaSalle Network 

 

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.