Clinical Coder (Contract)

Job type:
on-site
Start:
09/2015
Duration:
6 Months
From:
Real Staffing
Place:
Hertfordshire
Date:
08/25/2015
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
972370

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A large NHS organisation and repeat client is looking for another contract Clinical Coder to help come in a reduce a small to medium backlog of work.

At present they have a large coding team and due to a number of vacancies are looking to add another contractors to the team.

The successful Clinical coder will be responsible for translating written diagnosis and operations in an acute environment within hospital case notes; the conversion of case notes into alpha numeric codes using classification standards

You do not have to be ACC qualified to be considered for this role.

Essentials:
  • Experience with Clinical Coding in a NHS environment (2+ years)
  • Refresher course within the last 3 years


  • Knowledge of Coding Systems such as Medicode, Citrix, Compucare, Simplecode or PAS systems
  • Either your own smart card and coding booked or 2 forms of ID


Desirable:
  • Taken you NCCQ exam and gain the ACC accreditation
  • Experience within a large NHS Clinical Coding department


The client can wait for a 28 day or 4 week notice period for the right candidate so if you are currently in a contract or interested in taking the leap into the contract world please get in touch and apply ASAP and I will be in touch.