Billing Specialist

  • Artesia General Hospital
  • Artesia, NM 88210
  • Feb 14, 2020

Job Description

Performs billing, insurance follow-up, and collection responsibilities for physician practices with minimal supervision.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Demonstrate sensitivity to patient comfort and privacy. Follow-up on unpaid insurance claims. Review and process insurance correspondence Determine final disposition of outstanding accounts. Answer incoming telephone calls. Post payments and procedures. Correct all rejection billing issues.   ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: As assigned   KNOWLEDGE/SKILL/ABILITIES: Basic computer knowledge. Basic math skills.   AGE-RELATED COMPETENCIES: Demonstrates the basic knowledge and skills necessary to identify age-specific patient needs appropriate for this position.   Information Management: Treats all information and data within the scope of the position with appropriate confidentiality and security.   Risk Management/Quality Management/Safety: Cooperates fully in all Risk Management, Quality Management, and Safety Activities and Investigations.   MINIMUM POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:     Education – High school diploma or equivalent. Work Experience – One year in an office setting; medical billing preferred. Training – none. License/Certification – none.   ENVIROMENTAL CONDITIONS: Work environment consists of daily patient contact, which may include exposure to blood, or other body fluids.

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