A Medical Coder in Dubai earns an average salary of AED 71,306 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

AED 36,120 - AED 124,868
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Salary AED 36,120 - AED 124,868
Bonus AED 6,104
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AED 40,722 - AED 124,868
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

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
42 %
Male
58 %
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
14%

Experience Affects Medical Coder Salaries

▲9%

National Average
AED 71,000

▼1%

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 14%