Are you looking for an exciting, professional career with a company that treats each individual with dignity and respect? We take pride in our work and organization knowing that we each make a difference in the lives of our patients every day!
Steward Medical Group at Hawthorn Medical Associates is looking for an enthusiastic, professional Medical Biller with a positive attitude, along with the ability to work both independently and on a team in a fast paced environment! The successful candidate will:
Research and analyze delinquent third-party payer claims such as Medicare, Medicaid, and Commercial and Non-commercial carriers; verify patient eligibility, adjust and submit claims as necessary.
Respond to inquires from patient/third-party payers; explain insurance coverage to patients, research problems, and correct errors by utilizing accurate ICD 9 and CPT codes.
Maintain and update patient demographic information for proper billing to Insurance carriers as necessary.
Follow up on submitted claims, monitor unpaid claim reports; initiate tracers; resubmit claims as necessary.
Respond to all inquiries from third-party payers in a timely manner.
Respond to inquiries from individual insurance carriers (Commercial and Non-commercial) as well as patient calls with specific insurance questions.
Post and initiate corrective action for all rejections from checks as well as correspondence from different insurance carriers.
Perform all duties and responsibilities in a timely and effective manner in accordance with established company policies to achieve the overall objectives of this position.
- High School diploma required.
- Knowledge in third-party medical billing with 2 years experience in specialty services preferred.
Skills and Abilities Required:
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- High level of organizational skills
- Self motivated
- Strong problem solving skills;
- Ability to exercise independent judgment based upon established policies, protocols, or practices
- Solid working knowledge of third-party billing, ICD 9 and CPT codes.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 8574