Professional Certified Coder

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 170675-1A
Date Posted: Sep 6, 2022
Category: Specialist

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Shared Services, our team uses a coordinated approach to delivering administrative and operational services across Lahey. Our Shared Services colleagues leverage resources across the organization to ensure we provide high-quality, high-value care to the communities we proudly serve.  The Shared Services team includes colleagues who focus on business and network development, legal services, facilities and real estate, human resources, information technology, finance, philanthropy and marketing and communications.


About the Job

A Professional Certified Coder is a key role in our expansive Lahey Health Shared Services Group.  As a Medical Coder you will utilize your accredited certified coding experience and education in a variety of tasks associated with coding physician charges.

Do you have a high level of proficiency in the coding needs for ICD-9, ICD-10, and CPT® coding of inpatient/outpatient professional charges? A Professional Certified Coder can be a great position for someone with hands-on coding, documentation review for internal and external audits, coding dictionary updates, rejections and denials, surgical coding, physician or other care provider education.

 We have a great career ladder trajectory and internal opportunities with positions such as Denials Specialist II, Revenue Billing Specialist and Revenue Cycle Analyst.  You will collaborate with colleagues across the organization, impact critical organizational revenue streams and gain valuable experience working with our Epic EHR system.  We offer flexible working hours (shifts start as early as 7am or you can work as late as 6PM) with a comprehensive benefit program.  with a comprehensive benefit program. 

 Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

Required Experience: 2+ years of Healthcare experience, specifically in coding physician charges, and a high level of proficiency in appropriate use of CPT®, ICD-9, ICD-10, HCPCS,.

Required Education: High School Diploma

Required Licensure, Certification & Registration:  Possess an AAPC, CPC or CCS-(P or A) Professional Certified Coding Certification


Keywords: Medical coding, AAPC, CPC, CCS-P, CCS-A, CPT, ICD-9, ICD-10, HCPCS

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.