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Job Title:Medical Coder
Job Location: Doha - Qatar
County or nearby cities:Middle East
Gulf region
Employment Areas:
  • Healthcare (Healthcare Administration, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Transcription)
  • Administrative (Medical Administration)
Employment Type:Contract
Job Ref. Number:HC1
Posted:2014-02-26
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Candidates are invited to apply for Abstract Coder/Medical Coder positions in Doha, Qatar.
Interested candidates who wish to be considered are strongly encouraged to submit CV’s ASAP!

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER: Located in the Middle East, Qatar is one of the safest countries in the world.  It is a friendly and family oriented country with cultural diversity, close to wonderful travel destinations.  The holder of the 2022 football world cup sets the foundation to ensure exciting growth and opportunity.The Medical Corporation is the largest government funded healthcare provider in the Gulf region. The Medical Corporation work collaboratively to deliver high quality, patient centered care to Qatar's growing and diverse nations throughout eight highly specialized hospitals, sub-acute care services and the national Ambulance Service. The Medical Corporation aims to become a globally recognized centre for healthcare excellence. The Qatar government has recently mandated the use of ICD 10 AM into the State of Qatar and requires highly skilled people to help mentor and guide this process as we set about achieving the goals and objectives of the National Health Strategy.

POSITION SUMMARY:  Responsible for the general processing of all medical records created in the hospital and quality coding of diseases, operations and procedures. Report to the Assistant Director Medical Records.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES: Assemble discharged patient records in standard order. Checks and analyzes records for accuracy, adequacy and consistency of documentation. Assigns appropriate codes for each diagnosis, operation and procedure based on the international classification of diseases and procedures. Prepares deficiency slips for incomplete records. Collates generated abstracts from medical records and inputs information into the computer. Records abstracts on discharge list. Prepare and files out guides for the records which are given to transcription section. Answers request for retrieval of medical records and assist in data gathering for research, studies, and statistics. Account for daily discharges and performs audit as necessary. Perform other related functions.

CONTRACT PACKAGE: 2-3 Years contract renewable. An exceptional and competitive recruitment package will be offered to successful candidates. This includes TAX-FREE salaries offered according to experience, free family accommodation, medical cover, annual return flight tickets, end of contract BONUS and other benefits.
Position Requirements
Skills / Industry Qualifications Required:
EDUCATION: Minimum: Degree in Medical Record Technology. Preferred: Allied Health Science.

EXPERIENCE: 2-3 year experience with proficiency in coding principles, medical terminology and human anatomy.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: English verbal and written.

COMPUTER SKILLS: Basic computer skills.
Required Language Skills:
  • English - Very good
Education Level Required: Bachelor
Experience Required to qualify for consideration: 3 to 4 Years
Contact Information
Contact Name:Global Medical Recruiting
Preferred method of contact:E-mail via Apply Online Box (below when logged in)
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