Garnet Health

Lead Inpatient/Outpatient Coder- REMOTE-$5,000k Sign On Bonus

Job Locations US-NY-Middletown
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/10/2022 2:56 PM)
Physical Location
Garnet Health Medical Center
Campus : Location
# of Openings
Business/Administrative Support/Clerical
Shift (1) : Shift Type
1 - Day
Shift (1) : If Other, Shift Slot
Days, including rotating weekends and holidays.


At Garnet Health, the Hudson Valley’s leading integrated health system, you’ll find the perfect balance of a satisfying career and a rewarding lifestyle. Our focus is on patient-centric care with a collective of visionary leaders and dedicated and caring professionals working as a team to deliver the best for the people we serve. If you’re interested in a health system that’s both growing and award-winning, serving a diverse community that provides the best of both city and rural life, we invite to make your career home with us as a Lead Inpatient/Outpatient Coder on our Coding team at/in Garnet Health Medical Center-Middletown. 


Accurately codes charts of all discharged patients; abstracts pertinent data; assigns DRGs to inpatient account, assigns codes and appropriate APCs to outpatient accounts. Acts as a lead and resource for the coding staff as well as serves as a liaison within the organization, assists with precepting and on boarding new hires, ensures the accountable coding for each patient type is completed within the best practice time frames and guidelines, and fosters an environment of teamwork. Assists with implementing solutions to reduce backend coding and billing errors.


At Garnet Health, we are committed to supporting your career growth and professional potential. We are responsive, attentive and dedicated to the success and satisfaction of our team members. Here, you’ll find resources that will help you excel in your career, tuition reimbursement programs for your continued education, and comprehensive health, dental and retirement benefits designed to fit your individual and family needs. Our inclusive and diverse team culture encourages you to contribute your exceptional talents, skills and perspectives to the success of our system, one another, our communities and our patients.

Join the Garnet Health team and let your excellence shine.


Minimum Education:  

  • Courses in Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology, ICD 10 CM & ICD 10 PCS as well as CPT coding required.    

Minimum Experience:

  • Two years recent Inpatient and Outpatient coding experience required with applicable required certifications.
  • All candidates must pass a competency exam to qualify with a passing score required.

Required Certification/Registration:

  • CCS/ CIC, OR
  • RHIT or RHIA
  • All candidates must pass a competency exam to qualify.

Physical Requirements:  


Working Conditions:

  • Environmental Demands and Exposure to Hazards: Works in a clean, well- lighted, heated or ventilated facility.  No routine exposure to hazards.
  • Physical Demands: Demonstrates physical and functional ability to perform full anatomical range of motion to accomplish tasks. Evidence of visual and aural acuity and finger and hand dexterity to operate computer and office equipment. Can withstand long periods of sitting, standing and/or constant walking. Ability to lift 10 lbs.
  • Mental Demands: Ability to foster collaborative relationships, to work well under pressure, to organize and synthesize new information, and prioritize tasks. Possesses critical thinking, analytical skills and flexibility. Ability to multi-task required.


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