Clinical Coder

CV-Library

Posted on Jun 9, 2024 by CV-Library
Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Admin & Secretarial
Immediate Start
£18 - £25 Hourly
Contract/Project - Remote
Job Summary

To provide high quality and timely coded clinical data, by following the national clinical coding rules and conventions. It is essential to ensure the data is accurate and complete to meet Trust deadlines.

* To work with the clinical teams and other relevant personal to ensure coding accuracy and integrity are maintained at the highest level.

* To mentor and/or support all other clinical coding team members.

Location: Based Reading (Remote working available)

Job Type: Temporary

Duration of booking: Expected to last 3 months with possible extension

Proposed start date: ASAP

Pay Rates:

* Band 6 £22.00 per hour Umbrella or £18.00 per hour PAYE inclusive of holiday pay

* Band 7 £25.00 per hour Umbrella or £21.00 per hour PAYE inclusive of holiday pay

Hours / Working Days: 37.5 hours per week / Monday to Friday, 8am – 4pm or 9am -5pm

Sector: Healthcare

Based: Office / Hospital

MUSTS READ ESSENTIALS:

* Candidates need to be an ACC/NCCQ qualified Clinical Coder with excellent Clinical Coding experience and have a record of high-quality accurate coding. Non-ACC qualified candidates may be considered if they can show they have extensive coding experience.

* Remote working = candidates will need to use their own laptop and have Horizon software added in order to access the Trust’s CareFlow EPR and other software.

* System knowledge = Must have a good understanding of using ICD-10 and OPCS 4 Classifications and must be up to date with all 2024 Standards and updates.

General Duties

* To provide high quality and timely coded clinical data, by following the national clinical coding rules and conventions. It is essential to ensure the data is accurate and complete to meet Trust deadlines, whilst supporting the allocation of Healthcare Resource Groups (HRG’s), Service Line reporting, Clinical Governance and to facilitate maximisation of the Trust income in line with Payment by Results (PbR).

* Adhere to the rules and conventions of ICD-10 and OPCS and take responsibility for updating your own references manuals and classifications when changes have been issued.

* To work within a Clinical Division, coding episodes of inpatient and day case activity direct from patient health records and other electronic applications.

* To input coded information into the hospital PAS computer system, paying particular attention to accuracy, timeliness and confidentiality.

* To understand the impact of coded data on the business aspects of the Trust and be able to communicate the complexities of your work to Clinical colleagues.

* To organise and prioritise own workload.

* To be continually aware of the day-to-day workload levels and be flexible to assist your colleagues in other specialities.

* Liaise regularly with Divisional staff and other key stakeholders to ensure high quality coded clinical data.

* To mentor and/or support all other clinical coding team members.

* To work towards and pass the National Clinical Coding Qualification (NCCQ), and complete the Clinical Coding Standards Refresher Course every three years.

* Update your own skill when necessary, as required by NHS Digital/

Qualifications, knowledge and experience

Essential

* Completed Approved Clinical Coding Standards Course

* Good educational background to GCSE standard or equivalent

* Expert knowledge in medical terminology and anatomy and physiology

* Experience coding in an acute hospital, covering a wide range of specialities

* Proven ability to meet individual and team deadlines

* Effective written and spoken communication skills

* Experience of working in pressurised situations and meeting team deadlines

Desirable

* ACC Qualified Clinical Coder

* Completed Clinical Coding Standards Refresher Course

Reference: 221736803

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Clinical Coder

CV-Library

Posted on Jun 9, 2024 by CV-Library

Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Admin & Secretarial
Immediate Start
£18 - £25 Hourly
Contract/Project - Remote
Job Summary

To provide high quality and timely coded clinical data, by following the national clinical coding rules and conventions. It is essential to ensure the data is accurate and complete to meet Trust deadlines.

* To work with the clinical teams and other relevant personal to ensure coding accuracy and integrity are maintained at the highest level.

* To mentor and/or support all other clinical coding team members.

Location: Based Reading (Remote working available)

Job Type: Temporary

Duration of booking: Expected to last 3 months with possible extension

Proposed start date: ASAP

Pay Rates:

* Band 6 £22.00 per hour Umbrella or £18.00 per hour PAYE inclusive of holiday pay

* Band 7 £25.00 per hour Umbrella or £21.00 per hour PAYE inclusive of holiday pay

Hours / Working Days: 37.5 hours per week / Monday to Friday, 8am – 4pm or 9am -5pm

Sector: Healthcare

Based: Office / Hospital

MUSTS READ ESSENTIALS:

* Candidates need to be an ACC/NCCQ qualified Clinical Coder with excellent Clinical Coding experience and have a record of high-quality accurate coding. Non-ACC qualified candidates may be considered if they can show they have extensive coding experience.

* Remote working = candidates will need to use their own laptop and have Horizon software added in order to access the Trust’s CareFlow EPR and other software.

* System knowledge = Must have a good understanding of using ICD-10 and OPCS 4 Classifications and must be up to date with all 2024 Standards and updates.

General Duties

* To provide high quality and timely coded clinical data, by following the national clinical coding rules and conventions. It is essential to ensure the data is accurate and complete to meet Trust deadlines, whilst supporting the allocation of Healthcare Resource Groups (HRG’s), Service Line reporting, Clinical Governance and to facilitate maximisation of the Trust income in line with Payment by Results (PbR).

* Adhere to the rules and conventions of ICD-10 and OPCS and take responsibility for updating your own references manuals and classifications when changes have been issued.

* To work within a Clinical Division, coding episodes of inpatient and day case activity direct from patient health records and other electronic applications.

* To input coded information into the hospital PAS computer system, paying particular attention to accuracy, timeliness and confidentiality.

* To understand the impact of coded data on the business aspects of the Trust and be able to communicate the complexities of your work to Clinical colleagues.

* To organise and prioritise own workload.

* To be continually aware of the day-to-day workload levels and be flexible to assist your colleagues in other specialities.

* Liaise regularly with Divisional staff and other key stakeholders to ensure high quality coded clinical data.

* To mentor and/or support all other clinical coding team members.

* To work towards and pass the National Clinical Coding Qualification (NCCQ), and complete the Clinical Coding Standards Refresher Course every three years.

* Update your own skill when necessary, as required by NHS Digital/

Qualifications, knowledge and experience

Essential

* Completed Approved Clinical Coding Standards Course

* Good educational background to GCSE standard or equivalent

* Expert knowledge in medical terminology and anatomy and physiology

* Experience coding in an acute hospital, covering a wide range of specialities

* Proven ability to meet individual and team deadlines

* Effective written and spoken communication skills

* Experience of working in pressurised situations and meeting team deadlines

Desirable

* ACC Qualified Clinical Coder

* Completed Clinical Coding Standards Refresher Course

Reference: 221736803

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