BJC Careers

Coding Supervisor Outpatient Full Time

Saint Louis, MO
Health Information Management

Job Description

Job ID: 1171088
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri regions. BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 15 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.

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Role Purpose

Supervises and coordinates the functions of the coding team and coding processes. Participates as a member of the Health Information Management Leadership Team.


  • Manages individual(s) including but not limited to: hires, trains, assigns work, manages & evaluates performance, conducts professional development plans. Ensures that the productivity and actions of that group meet/support the overall operational goals of the department as established by department leadership.
  • Supervises coding of diagnoses and procedures using classification systems along with abstracting.
  • Participates on hospital and system committees as designated.
  • Monitors accounts pending coding.
  • Performs combined billing procedures for compliance with rule.
  • Generates statistics and reports as required.
  • May participate in the development of departmental staffing, revenue and/or expense budgets and having direct responsibility for adhering to those goals. This includes responding to changes in the business which may affect the ability to achieve the budget goals.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience

  • 2-5 years
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Preferred Requirements


  • Associate's Degree
  • - Health Information Management

    Licenses & Certifications

  • Certified Coding Spec
  • RHIT

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer