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Certified Coding Specialist Job in East Boston, Massachusetts

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Job Title: Certified Coding Specialist

Employer:East Boston Neighborhood Health Center
Required Certifications:AHIMA Coding Certification
Required Experience:3 to 4 years
Preferred Experience:3 to 4 years
Location:10 Gove Street East Boston 02128, MA, US
Date Posted:9/13/2019
The Certified Coding Specialist applies the appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes to individual patient health information for data retrieval, analysis and claim processing.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Abstracts pertinent information from patient records. 
  • Assigns ICD-10, CPT-4, or HCPS codes.
  • Keeps abreast of coding guidelines and reimbursement reporting requirements. 
  • Brings identified concerns to immediate supervisor. Abides by the Standards of Ethical Coding as set forth by the American Health Information Management Association and adheres to official guidelines.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Coding certification through AHIMA required.
  • Three to four years of coding experience with knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy & physiology, ICD-10 CM and CPT-4 required.
  • Ability to interact with all departments, third party payer representatives, and patients and their families.


Everywhere you turn, you can feel it. There’s an immeasurable level of enthusiasm at East Boston Neighborhood Health Center (EBNHC), one of the largest community health centers in the country. From the nurses and physicians on the front line of patient care, to the managers who shape our policies, to the customer service representatives who keep our facilities running smoothly — everyone here has a role in making medicine better.

There’s a reason East Boston Neighborhood Health Center is ranked as one of the “Top Places to Work” by The Boston Globe four years in a row. It is because we are committed to maintaining a truly supportive and welcoming environment — for both our employees and our patients — that reflects our mission and culture.

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