Outpatient Coder I Full Time Days

Outpatient Coder I Full Time Days job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

  Outpatient Coder I,  Provider Coding, Full-Time, Days

We are looking for a Outpatient Coder I to join our Provider Coding Team in Albuquerque, NM.

This full time job is located at   Lovelace Medical Group is a multispecialty provider group, which includes clinics, doctors and advanced practice providers in a broad range of specialties and primary care, and provides patients with exceptional health care through the support of Lovelace Health System hospitals and technology.
  Outpatient Coder I Responsibilities:

  • The Outpatient Coder I will bring to the table the technical abilities to perform facility coding for outpatient diagnostic and recurring services. 
  • To achieve appropriate and timely reimbursement and data integrity the Outpatient Coder I must ensure accurate and compliant application of correct coding principles for hospital outpatient diagnostic and recurring services  

  Outpatient Coder I Education and Experiences Requirements:

  • GED or High School Diploma

  • Completion of a Medical Terminology course; Completion of an ICD-9-CM/ICD-10 coding class; Successful completion of HCPCS/CPT/modifiers coding class

  • Basic computer and software skills, including Word, Excel, encoder/grouper

  • Six months to 1 year coding/abstracting experience in ICD-9-CM/ICD-10; outpatient hospital coding preferred.

  • Successful completion of coding certification or certification eligible and must be achieved within 6 months of accepting.

    Why Lovelace?

    • Clinic named Patient Centered Medical Home by National Committee for Quality Assurance, 2017 Honored for “Deals of the Year” award by Albuquerque Business

    • First for acquisition of ABQ Health Partners’ women’s health


Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.


Department / Location

Shared Coding Services
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