Jefferson Healthcare (www.jeffersonhealthcare.org) is looking for a dedicated Coder to join our Health Information Management Team. Teamwork, patience, dedication, and an extreme attention to detail are key qualities for our future teammate. We are very proud of the service we provide and we would love for you to join our team. We look forward to hearing from you!
Jefferson Healthcare is one of the Top Employers on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula and in close proximity to Seattle, Victoria, BC and Vancouver . We are a DNV accredited, 4 Star rated Critical Access Hospital and provide exceptional care for more than 25,000 residents of East Jefferson County. We have numerous accreditations and awards and are recognized as Achieving Best Care by the Washington State Hospital Association. More importantly, our staff love being with us we recently received a 90% on our employee survey on “I would work here again.”
Port Townsend has been named as one of the coolest small towns in America … with good reason. There are festivals almost every weekend, endless recreational/hiking/skiing/sailing activities, great places to eat, and a strong and vibrant community feel. National Geographic calls Port Townsend “one of the most sophisticated places west of Seattle” and we continue to receive awards year after year, such as 2015 Best Small Towns in America (Smithsonian Magazine), 50 Safest Cities in Washington (Safewise.com), and 16 Best Places to Live in the US in 2015 (nearby Port Angeles by Outdoors Magazine). Come check us out!
The Coder is responsible for coding, abstracting, and analysis of information from patient medical records for purposes of accurate patient billing; for disease, operation, and physician indices; and for the maintenance of a statistical patient database. This includes effective use of hospital encoding systems and resources.
- High School diploma or GED equivalent required
- Two years’ experience assigning ICD-10 CM/PCS and CPT codes in an acute care facility.
- CCS or RHIT certification preferred
- Three (3) years experience with ICD-10 CM/PCS and CPT coding preferred
Our salary is competitive and we offer a generous benefits package of medical, dental, vision, and retirement plans, personal time off and more.
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To apply for this position and future positions, please visit our website at www.jeffersonhealthcare.org and select “Careers” located at the middle of the page.