The average pay for a Coding Manager with Surgical coding skills is $18.86 per hour.
The average pay for a Coding Manager with Surgical coding skills is $72,500 per year.
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Job Description for Coding Manager
Coding managers are responsible for the supervision of medical coding staff members who oversee patients' medical records. They typically work in hospitals and other medical facilities and must have knowledge of current software and network security details in relation to the medical records they maintain.Read More...
The duties of a coding manger include implementing changes to policies when necessary and evaluating the knowledge and skill sets of coding staff, managers, and physicians, as well as developing programs to increase those skill sets if necessary. They also serve as a technical resource for staff members and ensure that all relevant information is accurate, up-to-date, and meets professional coding standards. Coding mangers may also participate in the hiring process, and strong communication skills are important in this position to lead others and conduct presentations for large groups.
A bachelor's degree and at least five years of experience with coding and medical records are generally required for this position, and compatible licenses and/or certifications may also be required. Coding managers must also be familiar with relevant medical terminology, and auditing experience is beneficial but not necessarily required. They typically work in office settings, but may also be required to move records or documents from one location to another. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)