Performs billing, insurance follow-up, and collection responsibilities for physician practices with minimal supervision.
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.
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.