Position : Supervisor of Coding
Experience in a managerial capacity in health information management for 3-5 years preferred.
Two to four years experience required.
Ability to obtain and maintain a RHIA or RHIT or CCS required license.
Continuing education in medical coding is necessary for a coding supervisor and other certified coders to maintain proper certification with the American Health Information Management Association or the American Academy of Professional Coders.
Continuing education can involve several hours a year taking accredited classes to learn new coding techniques and new billing requirements.
These associations may also require new certifying exams to ensure coders understand the material well enough to integrate the new requirements into daily billing/coding routines.