Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or Graduate of International Medical School.
Knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid IPPS-OPPS Payment System; MS-DRGs; ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 CM & PCS coding systems. Recommended knowledge of 3M 360 and ARMS software applications. Knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, Access, and Power Point.
Computer proficiency to include word processing, databases, spreadsheets. Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology required. Previous exposure and proficiency in utilizing an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) required.
Knowledge of age-specific needs and elements of disease processes and related procedures required. Strong broad-based clinical knowledge and understanding of pathology/physiology of disease processes. Working knowledge of inpatient admission criteria, Medicare reimbursement system and coding systems preferred, but not required. Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and critical thinking skills. Ability to work independently in a time oriented environment is essential.
Current RN license in the State of Nevada; Preferred certifications: CDIP, CCDS, CCS and/or ICD-10 Certification or Trainer designation.
Documented AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM & PCS Trainer; Ability to travel between multiple facilities.