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Job ID: 11312472
 
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Job Title:Medical Billing Specialist
Work Type:Work Days: Work Vary: Yes , Shift: Other, Hours Per Week: 40, Work Type: Regular
 
Salary Offered:Unspecified
Benefits:Unspecified.
 
Physical Required:Unspecified
Drug Testing Required:Unspecified
Education Required:High School Diploma/GED
Experience Required:Unspecified
 
Required Skills:
Please see the job description for information about required job skills.
Preferred Skills:
 
Job Description:
Description

Meduit has an opening for a Medical Billing Specialist in our Extended Business Office Service Line (EBO). Working under general supervision, provides revenue cycle services to existing clients by telephone. Responsible for gathering patient information needed to provide services such as following up on complex claim issues, pre-registration, customer service, pre-authorization, and self-pay balance resolution id applicable. Work will be assigned via a work queue in the clients electronic health record system as well as Meduit inventory management system.

RESPONSIBILITIES




Reduce outstanding accounts receivable by managing claims inventory


Speak to patients and insurance companies in a professional regarding their outstanding balances


Gathers information from patients, clients/family members, client clinical areas, government agencies, employers, third party payors and/or medical payment programs, etc. both in-person and by telephone to register patients, gather or update information, obtain referrals and pre-authorizations, complete appropriate forms, conduct evaluations, determine benefits and eligibility (insurance, public programs, etc.), determine financial responsibility and/or to identify sources of payment for services


Requests, inputs, verifies, and modifies patient’s demographic, primary care provider, and payor information


Utilizes tools, including computer programs, when indicated


Provides excellent customer service and timely response to questions and issues related to benefits, billing, claims, payments, etc.


Answers questions by phone and provides quotes for services identifies financial resources, etc. in accordance with the client policies and procedures


Utilizes various databases and specialized computer software for revenue cycle activities including eligibility verifications, pre-authorizations, medical necessity, review/updating of patient accounts, etc.


Inputs, retrieves, and modifies information and data stored in computerized systems and programs; generates reports using computer software


Explains charges, answers questions, and communicates a variety of requirements, policies, and procedures regarding patient financial care services and resources to patients, staff, payors, and agencies


Works with Claims and Collections in order to assist patients and their families with billing and payment activities in order to increase cash flow


Other duties as assigned





QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications:




2 years clerical experience in health care revenue cycle operations: billing/claims, patient accounting, collections, admissions, registration, etc.


Bi-lingual strongly preferred, required in some positions





-OR-




An approved equivalent combination of education and experience





Preferred Qualifications:




Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and manage tasks based on established criteria


Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills


Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, within a team setting and be supportive of team members


Proficient with Microsoft Office


Ability to analyze issues and make judgments about appropriate steps toward solutions


CRCR (Credentialed Revenue Cycle Representative) preferred





Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:




Self-motivated


Creative and likes the challenge to solve a situation and bring it to resolution.


Goal oriented


Knowledge of patient billing claims process


Ability to communicate with patients and families under sometimes stressful circumstances


Strong and professional telephone communication skills


Experience with electronic health record or similar software program


Knowledge of payor programs


Knowledge of applicable federal and state regulations





Health Benefits




Cafeteria-style medical plan with HRA


Employee assistance program


Wellness program


Fitness center


On-site wellness coordinator.





Financial benefits




Life insurance


Profit sharing


401(k) plan





Lifestyle benefits




Paid time off


Paid holidays


Corporate discounts


Community service opportunities.


Qualifications

Experience
2 years: Clerical Experience in health revenue cycle operations (required)

Meduit is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic violence victim status or status as a protected veteran or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Refer to ID 43539597 when applying