senior medical coding specialist in chennai

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contact
randstad india
position type
temporary
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posted
location
chennai, tamil nadu
function
Other
position type
temporary
experience
4
reference number
56923
contact
randstad india

job description

senior medical coding specialist in chennai

**Company : Merck **Location : Bangalore ( E city )Senior Medical Coding Specialist- Role 2**Your role:** an exciting opportunity has arisen to join our healthcarebusiness to support the development of first and best in class specialtymedicines for our patients in need. As a Senior Medical Coding Specialist, youwill perform medical coding of clinical data such as adverse events,concomitant medications, and medical history using MedDRA and WHODrug globaldictionaries. You will also be responsible for the review and approval ofmedical coding completed by other parties such as service providers or othermedical coders. Furthermore, you will maintain the company global synonymlists for both MedDRA and WHODrug dictionaries including up-versioning foreach new dictionary release. You will contribute proactively to the continuousimprovement of processes, tools, technologies, standards, Standard OperatingProcedures (SOPs) and other Quality Documents.**Who you are:** * Advanced degree in Life Sciences (e.g. biology, chemistry, pharmaceuticals) * Experience (minimum 3 - 5 years) in Clinical Development within a pharmaceutical company or a CRO * Strong written and verbal communication skills in English language * Proven experience as Medical Coder in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry and experience with safety reporting * Excellent knowledge of medical terminology and Coding, solid knowledge of quality assurance * In-depth Experience with Coding Dictionaries such as MedDRA, WHODrug as well as with coding tools

skills

medical coding

qualification

B.Ed