Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in Irving, TX
View more jobs in Texas

Job Details

Inpatient Auditor -Coding Specialist - Remote

Company name
Sigma Systems Inc.

Irving, TX, United States

Employment Type

Healthcare, Audit

Posted on
Jun 20,2019

Valid Through
Oct 03,2019

Apply for this job


4809088 – Inpatient Auditor -Coding Specialist - Irving, TX – 13-week Contract

Sigma Inc. is currently looking for Inpatient Auditor -Coding Specialist to work onsite in Irving.

POSITION: Inpatient Auditor -Coding Quality Specialist

REPORTS TO: Billing Manager



Coding Audit Specialist will demonstrate high-quality knowledge and understanding of ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS and/or CPT/HCPCS coding guidelines and practices for acute care reimbursement, while maintaining a 95% audit accuracy rate. The Audit Specialist will have a strong working knowledge of coding applications in addition to other applicable software, required for auditing.

Coding Audit Specialist will receive work assignments based on departmental needs, including but not limited to PEPPER, new hire and standard pre-bill, performance improvement, corrective action plan, query quality and remediation audits. Coding Audit Specialists will audit for quality in regard to POA assignment, principal and secondary diagnosis code assignment, procedural coding, modifier usage, discharge disposition verification, query opportunities and DRG and APC accuracy.


Facilitate and complete inpatient and outpatient coding audits.

Communicates audit results both verbally and in writing in an approved, appropriate format

Assist with development and coordination of audit plans, feedback to coding staff and management to include query opportunities, documentation opportunities, accurate code assignment (ICD, CPT, HCPCS), accurate payment groupings (DRG, APC), accurate modifier assignment, accurate POA assignment, accurate discharge disposition assignment, compliance and data management.

Assist with chart sample selection for audit and coordinates with Coding Managers.

Assist with annual review of charter of targeted chart audits and samples.

Work collaboratively with Coding Integrity. Reviews audit results and performs trend analyses to identify patterns and variations in coding practices and case-mix index which require education.

Meets or exceeds an audit accuracy rate of 95%.

Ensure coding audits are appropriate and effective. Assesses effectiveness through associate evaluations.

All other work duties as assigned by Manager.



High school diploma or GED.

Completion of accredited Baccalaureate Health Informatics or Health Information Management or an AHIMA approved Coding Certificate Program, preferred.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Abel to work independently in a remote setting, with little supervision.


Five (5) or more years of Inpatient and/or Outpatient coding experience in an acute care setting.

C.Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications

Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) (AHIMA)

Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) (AHIMA)

Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) (AHIMA)

Company info

Sigma Systems Inc.
Website :

Company Profile
Sigma Inc. is a leading professional staffing agency, founded in 1994, with the goal of improving the quality and level of service within the staffing industry. We provide state-of-the-art service with a variety of options, such as staff augmentation, right-to-hire services, temporary employment, contractors, and contingent labor partnerships for VMS/MSPs. As a result of our success and growth over the past two decades, we’ve developed a strategy to improve the search process and thereby the quality of service for a variety of sectors. Moreover, we have helped several organizations of all sizes address complex business challenges across the US. Sigma remains focused on improving the overall delivery and quality of staffing services while continually exceeding client expectations.

Similar Jobs:
Coding Quality Auditor
Location : Frisco, TX
As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health brings 30 years of healthcare industry expertise to clients in more than 135 local regions nationwide. We help our clients strengthen their financial an...
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Fort Worth Other Potential Locations: Fort Worth, TX  Anticipated Start Date...
Coding Quality Auditor
Location : Frisco, TX
Coding Quality Auditor TENET • Frisco TX 75033 Job #946213123 As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health brings 30 years of healthcare industry expertise to clients in more than 135 local r...
I was very pleased with the AuditorCrossing. I found a great position within a short amount of time … I definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a better opportunity.
Jose M - Santa Cruz, CA
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
AuditorCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
AuditorCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2019 AuditorCrossing - All rights reserved. 169 192