Community Health Systems Billing and Certified Coder Specialist/Lead in St. Petersburg, Florida


Supervises all services needed for complete billing and coding of provider services. Gathers and codes, or verifies coding, all provider services up to and including charge entry. Assists with any front end edits or back end denials involving claims. Works as liaison between provider, office personnel, practice management company, and insurance companies to follow claims through to payment and closure.

Computer skills: Word, Excel, Windows, Athena Health Care systems

Coding and billing proficiency, knowledge of ICD9/10 CM, and CPT codes

Reading and understanding provider documentation

Compliance rules & regulations

Insurance Rules & Regulations including CMS

Medical Terminology

Service excellence skills


  • CCA or equivalent coding certification granted by a recognized school or national certification society (e.g. AAPC, NHA, AHIMA)

  • 5 or more years with diagnosis and procedural and surgical coding

  • Excellent understanding of medical terminology, disease process, anatomy and physiology.

  • Excellent understanding of the ICD-10 coding classification

  • Excellent understanding of DRG reimbursement system

  • Previous team lead experience

Job: Administration

Organization: Bayfront Physician Management, LLC

Location: FL-St. Petersburg

Requisition ID: 1801594

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.