The University of Michigan Health System is among the nation’s most well-funded and well-respected academic medical centers. UMHS is also home to some of the best doctors, nurses and medical professionals in the entire country.
But, whether you have daily patient contact, or none at all, there are still a number of careers that allow YOU to be part of The Michigan Difference.
There are a number of opportunities available within our Health Information Management Department. Among them are:

Clinical Documentation Specialist

  • Review clinical documentation concurrently to capture diagnoses at the point of care
  • Work collaboratively with clinicians to provide education and feedback
  • Assure the documentation meets reporting requirements needed to provide accurate coding
  • Identify diagnoses that reflect the severity of the patients being treated

DRG Compliance Coordinator

  • Perform coding reviews to assure the appropriateness of the DRG,severity of illness, risk of mortality and the present on admission indicators
  • Provide on-going feedback and education to all Medical Coding Specialist and Clinical Documentation Specialist
  • Perform ICD-10 coding analysis and coding education to all staff
  • Write letters of appeal to third party payers for DRG denials
  • Identify documentation issues to be addressed by management

Inpatient DRG Coding Specialist

  • Extract and analyze clinical information and translate this into codes for the most appropriate DRG, POA and PSI indicators, SOI and ROM scores, research, statistics, financial planning, compliance and marketing
  • Ensure completeness, accuracy and compliance with the International Classification of Diseases Manual-Clinical Modification
As part of our Coding Unit, you can expect:
  • Ability to work from home
  • Flexibility
  • Retention bonuses
  • Remote access
  • $3,500 sign on bonus (for DRG Compliance Coordinator and Inpatient DRG Coding Specialist positions)
There has never been a better time to become part of the Michigan Difference. Explore all the available Health Information Management jobs today!