Job Description

Biller SMG-1806200

Description

 

Steward Health Care System LLC ("Steward") is a fully integrated, physician-led national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the most cost-efficient manner in the communities where out patents live.  Steward - the largest privately held health care company in the U.S. - owns and operations 35 community hospitals across nine states, serves over 1,000 distinct communities and employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals.  In addition to our hospitals, the Steward provider network includes 4,800 providers, 25 urgent care centers, 87 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, over 7,300 hospital beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lies through the company's managed care and health insurance services.  The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.

 

Steward Medical Group (SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500 employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMG operates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year.

As a Biller, you will process billing charges and claims with the goal of account accuracy and customer satisfaction with every encounter. A successful Biller works to facilitate resolution of claims through attention to detail, problem solving initiative and a dedication to provide efficient service for our patients.

Key Responsibilities

Posts charges into billing system within 24-48 hours and completes other billing functions under direction of supervisor

Identifies possible billing errors that might prevent the claim from being processed on the insurance company level

Able to understand and work Microsoft Excel and Word documents/ spreadsheets

Able to follow specific job functions and follow direction

Able to demonstrate a basic working knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid processes

Understands the importance of verification of patient coverage and demographic information

Draws conclusions and corrects billing errors or other claim issues.

Ensures compliance with applicable laws, HIPAA regulations and company policies

Contributes to improvement of billing procedures and processes

Escalates problem claims to management as required by circumstances

Communicate effectively with clinic/administrative personnel, assigned coder and CLT-Team

Completes assigned training and education

Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

 
Minimum Requirements

High School diploma or GED equivalent

Demonstrated basic experience with medical billing, CPT and ICD-10 and HCPCS codes

Ability to exercise discretion on sensitive and confidential matters

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively on the phone, in writing and via email

Demonstrated computer terminology with data entry software Ability to apply mathematical concepts and calculations

Ability to adapt to a fast-paced environment and learn and retain new or evolving information and procedures

Ability to work in a team environment 

*Institutional accreditation and degree obtainment will be verified upon hire

Preferred Qualifications

One or more years billing or coding experience preferably in the medical field, insurance, banking, hospital medical office or other experience with extensive customer service contact

Demonstrated experience with NextGen or McKesson error correction software 

Working knowledge of medical terminology, insurance billing and reimbursement, and coding

30 wpm keyboarding skills with 95% accuracy

 
Physical Requirements

Standing, sitting, walking, speaking, listening, bending,

reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and manipulating

tools, typing, using peripheral computer tools


Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Job

 Biller

Primary Location

 Utah-West Jordan

Organization

 Physician Group of Utah

Education Level

 High School Diploma/GED

Job Posting

 

Employee Status* Full Time Benefit Eligible 36-40 hrs/wk
Work Schedule* Days

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