What is medical coding?
The process of switching descriptions of medical procedure and diagnoses into ecumenic medical code numbers is known as Medical coding.
The diagnosis and procedures are collected from a following of sources
- Hospital medical record
- Laboratory records
What is the scenario in India?
Currently most of the BPO & KPO are doing medical coding of USA & Europe. So the future is very bright.
Job Profile :
- Medical coder work based on the diagnosis which is provide the physician. All record will documented by medical coder.
- Medical coders spend their days reviewing medical records to assign these codes and ensure that the health care providers they support are properly reimbursed for services.
- All the Physicians and hospitals depend on accurate coding to receive proper reimbursement, making the role of the coder a valued one.
Eligibility: Science, Pharmacy Graduates
Current job opening for Medical Coders: Click Here