Coding Specialist

Posting ID : A1068533977
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Healthcare

JOB SUMMARY:
Position is part of the Business Office staff whose main purpose is to accurately code patient encounters with providers in RPMS (Resource and Patient Management System)/EHR (Electronic Health Record) systems. Incumbent will work closely with BH department and providers to accurately code data. Excellent customer service skill needed since job requires regular contact with healthcare professionals, various departments, and outside agencies. Position also requires accuracy in detail-oriented work. LTHC employees enjoy a competitive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage, 401k, life insurance, generous annual and sick leave accrual as well as 14 paid holidays. Employees are eligible for free membership to the Lummi Fitness Center located next door to the LTHC and 30 minutes "wellness" time 3 days a week.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma or GED
AA preferred
2 years full time work experience with direct out patient coding.
AHIMA/AAPC coding certification. Must provide proof of certification (CPC, CPC-A, CCSP etc.)
Must possess a valid Washington State Driver's license and meet eligibility requirements for tribal insurance.
Lummi/Native American/Veteran preference policy applies.

TO APPLY:
To obtain a Lummi Indian Business Council (LIBC) Application: go to www.Lummi-nsn.gov under employment and training. For more information contact the HR front desk Please submit an LIBC application, cover letter, resume & reference letters no later than 4:30 p.m. on the closing date listed above. If listing degrees or certifications please include copies. Mailing Address: 2665 Kwina Road, Bellingham, WA 98226. Human Resource Fax number:

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