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Updated 17 Jun 2024

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Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 26 Jan 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
-
Duration
-
Result
-

2 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

Aptitude test is done without any problem

2

One-on-one Round (4 Questions)

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

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  • medical coding
  • CPC
  • Clinical Operations
  • Application Software
  • Charts
  • Quality Standards
  • Computer
  • Excel

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 13 Jun 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Easy
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Not Selected

I applied via Company Website and was interviewed in May 2024.

3 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

It was very easy aptitude test multiple choice questions

2

Technical Round (1 Question)

3

HR Round (2 Questions)

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Quality Audit
  • MS Office
  • Coding
  • icd - 10
  • Healthcare
  • Outlook
  • cic
  • Auditing

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Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 14 Apr 2024

Interview experience
Rating 1
Very bad
Difficulty level
Hard
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Not Selected

I applied via Walk-in and was interviewed in Mar 2024.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

20 question 4 comprehension 5 question for each

2

One-on-one Round (1 Question)

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Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Prepare well don't lose hope

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

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  • HIPAA
  • Health Insurance
  • Supervision
  • Translation
  • CPT
  • CRC
  • Diagnosis
  • HCPCS

Optum interview questions for designations

Trainee Medical Coder

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Senior Medical Coder

 (3)

Coder

 (1)

Medical Coding

 (1)

Medical Coding Analyst

 (4)

Medical Coding Associate

 (2)

Medical Coding Executive

 (1)

Documentation/Medical Writing

 (1)

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Sudheer Kumar

posted on 10 Jun 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Not Selected

I applied via campus placement at SreeKavitha Engineering College, Mahaboobnagar and was interviewed in Dec 2023.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Aptitude Test Round

It was very easy aptitude test multiple choice questions

2

Technical Round (2 Questions)

Interview Preparation Tips

Topics to prepare for Optum Medical Coder interview:
  • Anatomy
Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Nyc good experience,very curious

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

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  • ICD
  • medical coding
  • CPC
  • Clinical Operations
  • Application Software
  • Charts
  • Quality Standards
  • Computer

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 18 Apr 2024

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Not Selected

I applied via Walk-in and was interviewed in Mar 2024.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Coding Test Round

Written test is about anatomy

2

One-on-one Round (1 Question)

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Excel
  • Quality Audit
  • MS Office
  • Coding
  • icd - 10
  • Healthcare
  • Outlook
  • cic

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Nithya Siva

posted on 15 May 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Easy
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Not Selected

I applied via campus placement at Sathyabama University and was interviewed in Apr 2023.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Group Discussion Round

Does AI taking over the future jobs?

2

Aptitude Test Round

Critical, verbal, reasoning

3

One-on-one Round (2 Questions)

4

Behavioral Round (1 Question)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Good communication skills

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Auditing
  • HIPAA
  • Health Insurance
  • Supervision
  • Translation
  • CPT
  • CRC
  • Diagnosis

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 15 Oct 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Company Website and was interviewed in Sep 2023.

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

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2

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Read all updates regarding coding speciality
3

HR Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Regarding previous company experience and salery discussion

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • HCPCS
  • ICD
  • medical coding
  • CPC
  • Clinical Operations
  • Application Software
  • Charts
  • Quality Standards

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posted on 19 Nov 2021

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 13 Apr 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
2-4 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Referral and was interviewed in Mar 2024.

1 Interview Round

1

HR Round (4 Questions)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Prepare in detail human anatomy and physiology

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • Computer
  • Excel
  • Quality Audit
  • MS Office
  • Coding
  • icd - 10
  • Healthcare
  • Outlook

Medical Coder Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 13 Apr 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
2-4 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Referral

1 Interview Round

1

HR Round (5 Questions)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Prepare in detail human anatomy and physiology

Top skills recommended for Optum Medical Coder interview

Insights by AmbitionBox
  • cic
  • Auditing
  • HIPAA
  • Health Insurance
  • Supervision
  • Translation
  • CPT
  • CRC

Optum Interview FAQs

How many rounds are there in Optum Medical Coder interview?
Optum interview process usually has 2-3 rounds. The most common rounds in the Optum interview process are Technical, HR and Resume Shortlist.
How to prepare for Optum Medical Coder interview?
Go through your CV in detail and study all the technologies mentioned in your CV. Prepare at least two technologies or languages in depth if you are appearing for a technical interview at Optum. The most common topics and skills that interviewers at Optum expect are medical coding, CPC, Clinical Operations, Application Software and Charts.
What are the top questions asked in Optum Medical Coder interview?

Some of the top questions asked at the Optum Medical Coder interview -

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How long is the Optum Medical Coder interview process?

The duration of Optum Medical Coder interview process can vary, but typically it takes about less than 2 weeks to complete.

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Interview Process at Optum Medical Coder

based on 15 interviews in last 1 year

3 Interview rounds

  • Aptitude Test Round
  • Technical Round
  • HR Round
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Interview experience

Rating 4.4
Very Good

Difficulty level

Easy 9%
Moderate 82%
Hard 9%

Duration

Less than 2 weeks 82%
2-4 weeks 18%

People are getting interviews through

based on 16 Optum interviews
Referral
Campus Placement
Company Website
Walkin
Job Portal
25%
18%
18%
18%
12%
9% candidates got the interview through other sources.
High Confidence
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High Confidence means the data is based on a large number of responses received from the candidates.
Optum Medical Coder Salary
based on 759 salaries

Average annual salary

3.6 Lakhs
₹1.1 L/yr - ₹7.1 L/yr
At par with the average Medical Coder Salary in India
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Optum Medical Coder Reviews and Ratings

based on 101 reviews

4.0

Rating in categories

 3.8

Skill development

 3.5

Work-Life balance

 3.7

Salary & Benefits

 3.9

Job Security

 3.9

Company culture

 3.5

Promotions/Appraisal

 3.5

Work Satisfaction

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