A Medical Coder in Abu Dhabi earns an average salary of AED 73,641 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

AED 37,095 - AED 346,873
AED 37K
AED 74K
AED 350K
MEDIAN: AED 73,931
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50%
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Salary AED 37,095 - AED 346,873
Bonus AED 4,000
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AED 37,095 - AED 346,873
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 63

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

Key Stats for Medical Coder

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
2%

Experience Affects Medical Coder Salaries

▲60%

National Average
AED 75,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 9%