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Lummi Indian Business Council

2665 Kwina Rd.
Bellingham , WA
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Coding Specialist I

Lummi Indian Business Council
Bellingham, WA Full time
Posted on May 15, 2018

Healthcare Business Office Department - Health & Human Service (HHS)

OPEN: May 11, 2018

CLOSED: June 22, 2018

DURATION: Regular Full Time

JOB SUMMARY: This employee is part of the Business Office staff whose main purpose is to accurately code patient encounters with providers in RPMS/EHR systems. Works closely with various departments and providers to accurately code data. Must have good customer service skills because job requires regular contact with healthcare professionals, various departments, and outside agencies. This position requires accuracy in detail-oriented work.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1 year of experience with direct coding or billing for medical, dental, or other health services in a work or school setting.
  • Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or CPC-A certification through the AAPC or AHIMA.
  • American Dental Coders Association (ADCA) certification, preferred. 
  • Possess a valid Washington State Driver’s license and meet eligibility requirements for tribal insurance.
  • Lummi/Native American/Veteran preference policy applies.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or CPC-A certification through the AAPC or AHIMA.
  • Must be able to abide to HIPAA compliance
  • Must pass pre-employment and random drug and alcohol test to be eligible for and maintain employment, as required by the LIBC Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace Policy.
  • This position requires regular contact with or control over Indian children and is therefore subject to successful and extensive criminal background check, CAMIS background check.
  • Must possess a valid Washington State Driver’s license and meet eligibility requirements for tribal insurance.

TO APPLY: Submit 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 include copies. Mailing Address: 2665 Kwina Road, Bellingham, WA 98226. Human Resource Fax number: 360-380-6991.

To obtain a Lummi Indian Business Council (LIBC) application go to: http://lnnr.lummi-nsn.gov/LummiWebsite/Website.php?PageID=376 or request by e-mail libchr@lummi-nsn.gov.  

For more information contact the HR front desk (360) 312-2023.