UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 07/16/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible Disability Counseling and Consulting services (DCC) or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for assistance.
The qualifications of this posting have been updated as of 7/12/18.
The Patient Record Abstractor will perform a wide range of duties such as locating records, ensuring that all items requested and all physicians' notes are entered in the record, abstracting information, and solving day-to-day problems. This role may be required to assign and tracks deficiencies, review and validate demographic information, and work in a collaborative effort with various departments internal and external to UC San Diego Health.
Graduation from High School or a GED with a demonstrated knowledge of the applicable medical terminology.
Two (2) years of related hospital clerical experience; and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Professional fee coding certification, such as CPC or CCS-P.
Healthcare Environment Experience
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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