The average salary for a Mid-Career Medical Coder is AED 99,711 per year.

AED 7,500 - AED 148,017
AED 8K
AED 98K
AED 150K
MEDIAN: AED 98,106
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 180K
Salary AED 7,500 - AED 148,017
Bonus AED 5,896
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AED 50,400 - AED 180,000
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 26 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

Job Description for Medical Coder

Those working as medical coders are responsible for transferring diagnostic and treatment terms from doctors and other health professionals into coded form for record keeping, use of other medical professionals, and often for billing and insurance purposes. This is accomplished by reviewing and analyzing patient health records to determine relevant diagnoses and treatment plans for individual patients. In addition, this process often requires contact with the providers of a patient’s healthcare in order to ensure proper coding.

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Medical Coder Tasks

  • Protect the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained.
  • Identify, compile and code patient data, using ICD-9-CM and CPT and other standard classification coding systems.
  • Enter data, such as history and extent of disease, diagnostic procedures and treatment into computer database.
  • Compile, abstract and maintain patient medical records to document condition and treatment.
  • Review records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with regulations.

Medical Coder Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 102,385

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Key Stats for Medical Coder

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
5-9 years
97%
10-19 years
3%

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 5%