The average hourly pay for a 1-4 years ICD-9 Coder with International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding skills is $15.92.
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Job Description for ICD-9 Coder
An ID-9 coder, or medical coder, uses computerized coding systems to enter patient data. The ID-9 coder works in a medical facility, or may instead be a sub-contractor who works from a remote location. This position includes entering patient diagnoses, treatments, and procedures through a coding method, and the coder may have to search through documents and charts to obtain these codes. From there, medical entities can properly bill patients and their insurance carriers. When information does n…Read more
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