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Title:Billing Certified Coder
Company:Northwest Human Services - West Salem Clinic
Description:Northwest Human Services is a non-profit leader in providing advocacy, quality healthcare and social services in Marion and Polk counties since 1970.

We are seeking a qualified Billing Certified Coder to support in performing billing and coding functions.


As a Billing Certified Coder, you will be dually responsible for billing as well as routine and complex encounter coding. You will ensure appropriate coding of services and diagnosis coding, based on your review of the clinical record. Additionally, you will will provide accurate and timely medical, mental health, and/or dental billing and coding functions for accurate claim submission. This position reports to the Billing Supervisor while working in partnership and joint accountability with other team members to achieve department goals.

This position is Full-Time 1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week. The schedule will be Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

This position is located onsite at our West Salem Clinic billing office, and is not a remote opportunity.


* Must be a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) through the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) with an active certificate.
* Must have a basic understanding of computers, file systems, and report logic
* Must have knowledge of accounting principles as they pertain to charges, adjustments, and payments
* Must have the ability to communicate effectively and handle medical information/records in a confidential manner
* Must be able to interact courteously with patients, staff, and insurance carrier representatives
* Previous relevant medical billing experience is preferred


Northwest Human Services offers competitive wages and a generous benefits package to staff that work at least 32 hours a week or more. Benefits include; Medical, Dental, Vision, Group Life: Short Term & Long Term Disability, 403(b) retirement plan with generous employer match, 8.5 Paid Holidays, and Paid Time Off.


Northwest Human Services is an innovative Federally Qualified Health Center that has been providing care to the local community for over forty-five years. In addition to our Transitional Programs that provide services for the homeless, our medical clinics are Tier V Patient Centered Medical Homes and our West Salem location offers fully integrated primary care, psychiatry, therapy, and dentistry all on the same campus. Our Medical, Dental and Mental Health care teams are committed to the overall wellness of our patients and work together to ensure patient needs are expertly evaluated, and met with compassion and respect.

At NWHS, we offer a first class employment experience, with a focus on teamwork, integrity, growth, and balance. This approach has contributed to a fast growing and dedicated team of over 200 individuals with an average tenure of over 5 years.

If you are interested in joining a team that makes a difference in the lives of many, please apply online at:

For more information, please contact Sarah Perrotta, Talent Acquisition Specialist in the HR/Recruiting Department at:

Office: 503-588-5828 • Email: • Careers Page:
Contact:Sarah Perrotta, Talent Acquisition Specialist
Address:681 Center Street NE
Salem, OR 97301



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