Sea Mar Community Health Centers Billing Specialist I: Posting #18534, 18535 in Federal Way, Washington

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Two (2) Full-time positions available immediately in Federal Way. This position is located in our Central Billing Office in Federal Way. After hired and passing the competency test, there is a possibility of the title being changed to Billing Specialist II or Billing Specialist III. Staff member will be responsible for ensuring accurate and timely processing of all third party insurance, Medicaid, Private pay including special programs. This position is also responsible for Customer Service, posting payments and adjustments, processing denials, bi-monthly rebills, following up with insurance companies on accounts not paid, and collections of private past due accounts. Must be able to resolve client problems/issues in a timely manner.

Education and/or Training:

  • Formal training in medical billing with a minimum of six months experience with ICD-9, CPT coding and medical terminology.

  • Ten-key calculator by touch. Must have the ability to add, subtract, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  • Computerized billing experience preferred.

  • English required; English/Spanish preferred

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it?s a fulfilling career with many perks. For example, employees working 30 hours or more receive an excellent benefit package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Prescription coverage, generous PTO/Holidays, generous PTO/Holidays, with paid-time-off starting from 15-24 days per year + 10 paid Holidays per year. We also have 401(k)/Retirement options and an opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment. This is an exciting and highly rewarding position in a fast-paced clinic/office environment.

To apply for this position complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Omar Espinosa, Revenue Cycle Manager at

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 12/04/2018

External candidates may apply after 12/07/2018

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).