Health Information Professional Coding Educator

​Southern Illinois Healthcare


Responsible for educating physicians and mid-level providers on assigning appropriate Evaluation and Management codes for their services.  Also, serve as an educational liaison for professional Coding staff.

Job Description:

  • Serves as an educator for Southern Illinois Medical Service (SIMS) physicians and providers on appropriate coding practices.
  • Completes initial training on Evaluation and Management CPT code selection for new providers.
  • Monitors code assignment by providers on an ongoing basis to identify educational needs and provide said education.
  • Monitors continuing education needs for department/coders, assists in selecting appropriate educational material, and provides education as needed.
  • Collaborates with Practice Managers to reach providers in the most effective manner.

Required Qualifications:

  • RHIA, RHIT, CCS, or CPC certification required
  • Physician practice management or provider education experience required
  • Extensive knowledge and application of CPT/HCPCS codes and modifiers required
  • Knowledge of health information management practices and federal and state healthcare regulations required

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous experience with Epic Professional Billing valued and appreciated.

Education Qualifications:

Associate degree in Health Information Technology or Bachelor degree in Health Information Management or Healthcare Management preferred


Competitive Benefits Package includes paid time off and health insurance.

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Please attach resume when applying online.

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