The Coordinator, DRG Validation conducts coding audits to optimize diagnosis related groupings. Develops and implements coding instruction classes. Prepares coding guidelines. Implements coding changes.
- Bachelors Degree in Health Care Administration, Nursing, or a related field, required.
- RHIA, RHIT or RN, CCS, preferred.
- Minimum of two (2) years progressively responsible experience including familiarity with ICD-9-CM coding, DRG optimization methodology and case mix reimbursement, required.