• Medical Coder

    Norton County Hospital has a full-time career opportunity for a Medical Coder.  The schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week.  Must be a team player, be self-motivated, and have excellent communication and computer skills. Qualified applicate must have high school diploma/GED and great attention to detail.  Preferred qualifications include post-secondary degree or experience in medical records, medical coding, or claims/billing for a medical office.
     
    Primary responsibilities include but not limited to: 

    • Coding and abstracting of patient encounters, including diagnostic and procedural information, significant reportable elements, and complications.
    • Reviews and verifies documentation supports diagnoses, procedures, and treatment results.  
    • Analyzes medical records and identifies documentation deficiencies.
    • Researches, analyzes, recommends, and facilitates plan of action to correct discrepancies and prevent future coding errors.
    • Researches and analyzes data needs for reimbursement.
    • Serves as coding consultant to care providers and a resource and subject matter expert to other coding staff
    • Follows current coding conventions and assists with orienting, training, and mentoring staff.
    • Handles special projects as requested.
     
    Benefit package includes paid time off (PTO), BCBS health insurance, various supplemental insurances, and KPERS retirement, life insurance, and long-term disability.
     
    Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk, requested by email from shempler@ntcohosp.com, or printed from the Employment Opportunities page on our website www.ntcohosp.com.  Please return application to Shannan Hempler, Human Resources, Norton County Hospital, P.O. Box 250, Norton, Kansas 67654 or emailed to shempler@ntcohosp.com.  EOE.

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  • Norton Highlights

    Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.

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  • Member Spotlight

    Valley Hope of Norton (Founded in 1967) With a 50-year legacy of helping thousands of patients and families, Valley Hope is nationally-known as a trusted provider of addiction treatment and recovery support. Founded in Norton in 1967, Valley Hope provides patient-centered, compassionate treatment to people and families impacted by drug and alcohol addiction. Valley Hope’s residential treatment program includes safe, medically-monitored detoxification from drugs and alcohol, healing therapies, addiction education, family care, relapse prevention planning and long-term recovery strategies. If you or someone you know is struggling with drugs or alcohol, get help 24/7 by calling for a free, confidential assessment. Learn more about addiction, treatment and recovery by calling 1-800-544-5101 or visit https://valleyhope.org

     

     

     

     

  • News Releases

  • Click here for the latest issue of the LENORA MERIDIAN

    Norton County Hospital Recognized in Statewide Competition PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation July Grant Awards PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation's MatchDay 2020 Raises $60,000 for Participating Funds CLICK HERE for Details

    The Perfect Time to Travel Historic Route 36 in an RV PRESS RELEASE

    Norton Christian Church Launches Volunteer Delivery Program SEE PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Launches Emergency Grant Funding Program In Response to COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE HERE