Hospital Clinical Coder

Position: Hospital Clinical Coder
Location: Cape Town (N Subs)
Large Private Hospital Group seeks to offer a suitably qualified Registered Nurse the opportunity of Hospital Clinical Coder.
The core purpose of the role (in liaison with a multi-disciplinary team) is to ensure the accurate clinical coding of patient accounts by conducting the following:
  • Liaison with patients, medical doctors and medical schemes to provide updated clinical coding in relation to the patient response to treatment to receive appropriate fund reimbursement from the medical schemes
  • Assessment of patient clinical statements and the conversion of the information to ICD 10 and CPT coding on the patient account
Key requirements:
  • Registered Nursing Diploma with current SANC Registration
  • Advanced Certificate in ICD-10 Coding (Essential)
  • Thorough understanding of CPT and ICD 10 coding standards
  • Minimum of 3 years experience within Clinical Coding in a private hospital or managed care environment
  • Valid driver’s licence and the ability to travel
  • Intermediate to Advanced PC Literacy
  • Advanced Certificate in Complete CPT (preferred)
To apply submit application to – Ref: MK/HCC
Supporting documentation required:
    • Copy of Matric Certificate
    • Copy of Nursing Diploma
    • Copy of Advanced Coding Certification
    • Copy of SANC Registration
    • Comprehensive CV detailing your Clinical Coding experience