Inpatient Coder/Tumor Registry

William Newton Hospital

Introduction:

William Newton Hospital is located approximately 45 miles south of Wichita Kansas.  William Newton Hospital is a full service critical access hospital with 23 active staff physicians, 24 hour Emergency Department physician coverage and a 24 hour Hospitalist program.

Job Description:

William Newton Hospital is seeking a full time Inpatient coder and Tumor Registrar. The coding position is responsible for IP ICD-10 and Emergency department professional fee coding.  This combination position including Tumor Registrar responsibilities will  provide a  variety in work responsibilities.

  • Interprets documentation in the medical record to accurately assign appropriate ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes to Inpatient records.
  • Ability to assign appropriate Evaluation and Management codes to emergency department professional services.
  • Ability to work under productivity standards with minimal supervision.
  • Determine necessity of queries and submit to physicians using appropriate clinical information.
  • Monitor billing status to identify records requiring completion.
  • Identify tumor cases which are submitted to the Tumor Registry.
  • Abstract cases for Tumor Registry
  • Serve as the expert for Tumor Registry identification and abstraction.

Required Qualifications:

1 year Inpatient coding experience or other hospital coding experience

Preferred Qualifications:

RHIT/RHIA or CCS, CPC, or CCA.

Education Qualifications:

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Compensation/Benefits:

  • William Newton Hospital offers an excellent benefit package:
  • Medical/Dental insurance
  • Vision
  • KPERS retirement
  • Valic and Ameriprise Annuities
  • Paid time off and extended illness benefit
  • Aflac (Accident/Cancer/Short Term Disability)
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Employee write-off benefit
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness programs
  • Tuition reimbursement and scholarships
  • Annual health assessment including lab and EKG
  • Plus more!!

Instructions for Resume Submission:

To apply visit www.wnhcares.org