Risk Adjustment Coding Specialist Saint Alphonsus Alliance Boise Full Time

At Saint Alphonsus Health System, we are looking for people who are living out their calling. We want you to be passionate about coming to work, and challenged to achieve your potential. Living by these virtues, we pride ourselves on exceptional service and the highest quality of care.

Are you a creative thinker with great attention to detail and analytical skills?  Someone with excellent interpersonal skills that enjoys a challenge?  If so we have a great opportunity for you.  Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance is looking to hire a Risk Adjustment Coding Specialist in Boise!  This position will be located at our Regional Medical Center off I-184 and Curtis Rd.  The hours for this position are Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm.

As a Risk Adjustment Coding Specialist with Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance you will work in a team environment and be responsible for ensuring accurate ICD-9/10 documentation for the patient billing process.  You will be responsible for educating providers and fellow team members to accurately document and report appropriate specificity levels of chronic conditions as well as review payer data for current Gaps in Care and RAF Scores. 

Our ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years physician coding experience in an outpatient clinic setting, either specialty or primary care, and a willingness to become a Certified Risk Coder.  This individual will be a team player that is ready to learn new skills and take on any additional responsibilities. 



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have successfully completed CPC course and applied and been accepted to the AAPC.


  • Certified Risk Adjustment Coder certification within one year of hire required.
  • Must complete and maintain Certification in Procedural Coding exam within one year of hire.
  • Must maintain AAPC certification/membership.

Why Saint Alphonsus?

  • We are serious about fostering an environment focused on personal and professional growth and offer opportunities that empower our colleagues to develop their careers.
  • Saint Alphonsus Health System is a four-hospital regional, non-profit, faith-based, Catholic ministry with over 4,300 associates and a 950+ medical staff which serve 700,000 people in Idaho and Oregon.
  • We are anchored by the only Level II Trauma Center in the region, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (Boise), providing the most experienced care to the most critically ill patients.
  • Centers of Excellence include: Cardiovascular, Neuroscience, Oncology, Orthopedics, Trauma & Emergency and Women's & Children's.

Colleagues of Saint Alphonsus Health System enjoy competitive compensation with a full benefits package and opportunity for growth throughout SAHS and Trinity Health!

Visit www.saintalphonsus.org/careers to learn more about the benefits, culture, and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Alphonsus Health System.

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