Providence Health & Services Coder in Alaska


Providence is calling Coders of all levels to support our HIM department. Openings include full-time, part-time, and per-diem (on-call) positions as well as multiple shifts.


This posting is not a specific job vacancy. This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current or future opportunities for Senior Hospital Coder positions at various locations for various shifts.

We’re looking for Hospital Coders to be responsible for the coding/abstracting of acute-care services within our One Revenue Cycle organization. Coding and abstracting areas may include inpatient accounts or ED /ED facility E&M/ED profee with proficiency in ambulatory surgery or observation fee accounts.

Compensation and benefits snap shot:

  • May work from home

  • 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 and active .

  • 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-10-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, or CCS

  • 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.

  • Inpatient coding experience highly preferred.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

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

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Coding

Location: Washington

Other Location(s): Montana, Idaho, California, Washington-Renton, Oregon, Alaska

Req ID: 191218