Clinical Coder - Clinical Coding - AAC

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
2 months
From:
Reed Technology
Place:
Surrey
Date:
01/17/2015
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
836428

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Clinical Coder - Clinical Coding - AAC

I am currently recruiting for a Clinical Coder role in Surrey for a prestigious Trust.

The role:

You will be fundamental to delivering a world class clinical coding function to the Trust and other key stakeholders, playing a key role in ensuring in-depth and quality coding, improving coding processes and service delivery to support the achievement of the Trust's goals and objectives.

Through team work, you will ensure that every aspect of our service meets the rapidly changing needs of our organisation providing quality service to consultants, clinicians and non-clinical colleagues. You will be required to work with operational and corporate teams and clinical portfolios in the development and delivery of all coding requirements. This will require attention to detail, high energy, positive attitude and an enthusiasm to improve knowledge of coding practices covering a wide range of clinical and business areas including at a national level.

Job Requirements:

* To ensure that coded information is entered the clinical system, in accordance with
agreed standards. To use all other information systems available to find additional information and
to ensure investigation results are coded to reflect accurate patient diagnosis
* To work entirely on own initiative. Manage own workload, prioritise tasks and meet deadlines.
Take total professional responsibility for the codes allocated to the patient record.
* To complete coding of activity within agreed timescales, ensuring information is accurate and
complete, highlighting and resolving issues where necessary.
* To respond to service demands across Trust hospital sites by supporting the coding of activity and
providing cover for staff absences.

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