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Pacific Medical Centers Coding Specialist - Accountable Care in Seattle, Washington


Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Coding Specialist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work at the Accountable Care in Seattle, WA.

The Coding Specialist will review complex medical records and accurately codes the primary and secondary diagnoses and procedures using ICD-10 CM/CPT coding conventions. The incumbent reviews and abstracts HCC codes to ensure they are coded accurately, to the highest specificity possible and making sure required MEAT is documented, resulting in the correct RVUs. The coding specialist coordinates with others to ensure that referral and billing information is accurate and timely to maximize reimbursements and minimize unrealized revenue. The incumbent supports the mission and core values of Providence Health & Services through responsible and effective work performance.

In this position you will:

  • Review/abstract HCC codes to ensure they are coded accurately, to the highest specificity possible and making sure required MEAT is documented, resulting in the correct RVUs.

  • Utilize established manual and automated systems and procedures to track coding discrepancies.

  • Work all Medicare Annual Wellness Visits (100% review) to ensure the correct code is being billed, including adding appropriate codes for Chronic Condition Review, and or E&M/Procedure codes.

  • Perform 100% chart review of assigned provider, including CPT/HCPS Codes (this also includes procedures, medications, vaccines etc.), Diagnosis, Place of Service, Providers (service and billing), Dates of Service, Provide feedback to providers when level of service is not supported, or documentation is unclear.

  • Work/clear all coding edits in our assigned clinics to support a clean claim.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Accredited program for medical coding

  • Incumbent must have a certificate in coding: CPC, CCS-P and/or CMC or obtain within one year of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Progressively responsible work experience in the healthcare industry

  • CRC

Pacific Medical Center:

Pacific Medical Center is an expanding network of outpatient clinics providing primary and specialty care to the greater Seattle area and employing more than 150 providers representing most medical specialties. Pacific Medical Centers is affiliated with Providence Health & Services, which operates 28 exceptional not-for-profit hospitals and more than 350 clinics across the West. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice provider opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, Pacific Medical Centers and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Find what you are looking for in your next practice opportunity with Pacific Medical Centers! Learn more at

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Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Coding

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 330279