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Certified Professional Coding Abstractor must be able to understand and abstract medical services, procedures and diagnoses, and determine the most appropriate CPT and ICD-10 codes. This role is responsible for ensuring appropriate codes and modifiers are assigned and diagnoses are listed in the appropriate order. Using coding software and the electronic health record (EHR), the Coding Abstractor must ensure all services rendered are documented and charged accurately and timely and post any missed charges.
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification: