1-3 years
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Job Description

Our client, a semi-government hospital, is currently looking for a Medical Coder Emirati national, to be based in Abu Dhabi. For this role, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Assign ICD9 / ICD10 CM Diagnosis codes, CPT4, and HCPCS codes per HAAD / DHA Guidelines, and other coding conventions.
  • Review the Medical Records to assure specificity of diagnosis, procedures and appropriate I optimal reimbursement for hospital charges.
  • Apply the appropriate coding guidelines for assignment of the primary diagnosis and co-morbidities using ICD9-CM or ICD10-CM for outpatient, inpatient, day care and day surgery accounts.
  • Apply the appropriate guidelines for assignment of primary and secondary procedures using CPT and HCPCS codes for outpatient, inpatient, day care and day surgery accounts.
  • Assign the appropriate Evaluation &; Management codes.
  • Abstract required demographic and statistical data from each patient record.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the content of the electronic medical record for both inpatient and outpatient accounts.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the physician query process and appropriately queries when documentation is incomplete or ambiguous.
  • Demonstrate appropriate analysis of electronic medical record documentation for completeness, accuracy, and timeliness.
  • Abstract the clinical information from patient EMR and assign appropriate diagnoses with ICD9-CM I ICD10-CM codes to support the denied claims.
  • Query physicians when code assignments are not straightforward or documentation in the record is inadequate, ambiguous or unclear for resubmission purposes.
  • To perform any other duty as required by the line manager or supervisor that commensurate with the post.


To be considered, you need to meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in any health science related course / Training certificate in Medical coding
  • Most relevant coding certification with updated membership to a body as accepted by the geographical governance area
  • Relevant experience of at least 1 year in medical coding.
  • Should at least have basic knowledge of Evaluation and Management services. Prior hands-on experience would be an added advantage.
  • Experience in UAE coding will be an added advantage.

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