Washington County Hospital


Are you a certified coding specialist looking for a new role in Nashville, IL? Washington County Hospital (WCH) has an opportunity for the right individual with a great attitude and EPIC software experience. Some remote work is an option with part of your time spent in the office with your team. WCH offers great benefits in a great culture of healing.

Job Description:

The Certified Coding Specialist assigns the appropriate diagnostic and procedural, if applicable, ICD/CPT codes to individual patient accounts for data retrieval, analysis and payment. The Certified Coding Specialist will abstract data from medical records.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviews medical records to identify diagnoses and procedures accurately
  • Assures that medical record documentation is accurate and complete
  • Seeks clarification for inadequate and ambiguous documentation in a timely manner
  • Monitors and informs manager of non-compliant records
  • Attends education opportunities to enhance knowledge in coding and reimbursement systems and maintains credential(s) from AHIMA
  • Interprets data for various reporting requirements
  • Maintains knowledge and awareness of any changes in regulations and communicated updated information on a timely basis
  • Maintains the privacy of Protected Health Information

Required Qualifications:

Education: RHIT- Associates Degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years’ experience is preferred
  • Certifications: RHIT is required, CCS, CCS-P is preferred

Education Qualifications:

Education: RHIT- Associates Degree


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Want to know more? Apply online at www.washingtoncountyhospital.org and take a look at WCH!

Apply Online: https://www.washingtoncountyhospital.org/online-application/