Providence Health & Services Coder Senior – Telecommute, On Call in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling Senior Hospital Coders in Alaska, California, Montana, Idaho, Oregon, or Washington.

We’re looking for Senior Hospital Coders to be responsible for the coding/abstracting of acute-care services within our One Revenue Cycle organization. Coding and abstracting area will be inpatient accounts.

*This is an On Call position

Compensation and benefits snap shot:

  • May work from home; must reside in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon or Washington.

  • Competitive pay based on skill and experience.


Required Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Holds an AHIMA or AAPC coding credential – must be current.

  • Minimum 5 years hospital-based inpatient coding experience or ED coding/ED Facility/ED Profee in addition to demonstrated competency in either observation or ambulatory surgery coding.

  • Knowledge of ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding and official hospital coding guidelines required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an AHIMA accredited Health Information Technology program or online coding program.

  • One or more of the following: RHIT, RHIA, CCS, or CCS-P.

  • Acute facility, inpatient coding experience.

  • Knowledge of ICD-10 coding and/or completion of AHIMA’s ICD-10-CM Academy.

  • Strong EMR / Encoder proficiency.

  • Epic experience.

  • Knowledge of ICD-10 coding and/or completion of AHIMA’s ICD-10 Academy.

About us:

Providence Health & Services is 6th largest faith based health system in the United States, and began more than 155 years ago. The health system employs more than 64,000 people across five states – Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington – with its system office located in Renton, Washington. We employ talented and dedicated individuals at our large medical centers, small community hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and hospice & home health programs ...that are recognized in their communities for excellence, both as treatment centers and as great places to work. Providence is committed to providing for the needs of the communities it serves – especially for those who are poor and vulnerable.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Billing / Insurance

Location: Washington-Walla Walla

Other Location(s): California-Mission Hills, Montana-Missoula, Alaska-Anchorage, Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 159785