Interim Clinical Coders (ACC)

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
TC18300
Contact
Finegreen Consultant
Category
IM & T
Job Type
Interim
Our client an NHS Organisation in the London region is looking for a number of ACC Clinical Coders for multiple interim contracts. ASAP starts are available and contracts would be for 3 months in the first instance. Experience is essential.

Purpose of role:
  • The post holder is responsible for extracting, collating and coding clinical information, often highly complex in nature, relating to the diagnoses and operations for admitted care patients. This requires the application of all complex and routine coding rules and conventions pertaining to ICD10 (International Classification of Diseases) and OPCS4 (Classification of Interventions & Procedures), incorporating published national standards
Key expectations:
  • Provision of accurate and complete clinical coded data within agreed timescales
  • Participation in training and professional development programme incorporating self-directed study to keep up to date with changes in both national standards and local policies
  • Trust-wide promotion of the clinical coding function, in particular with clinical staff
 Please email Toni Coates with your updated CV and exprected rates.