Billing & Insurance Specialist | 40 hours per week | Patient Financial Services - Insurance Billing

  • Great River Health
  • West Burlington, IA, USA
  • Mar 01, 2021
Administration/Operations

Job Description

Coordinates and assists in reimbursement for services provided.  Accurately files insurance claims for the purpose of settling claims with insurance carrier.  Handles all electronic billing functions. Verifies accuracy of billing data and revises any errors.  Operates typing, adding, calculating, and billing software.  Prepares itemized statements, bills, or invoices; and records amounts due for services rendered.  Performs data entry work, including posting charges and keeping other records concerning patient charges.  Keeps records of supporting documents.  Resolves discrepancies in accounting records.  Types billing documents, processes credits using computers. Contacts patients in order to obtain or relay account information.  Computes rates for services in order to complete billing documents. Electronic claim filing.  Maintains electronic filing system.  Process new insurance policies, modifications to existing policies, and claims forms. Obtain information from policyholders to verify the accuracy and completeness of information on claims forms, applications and related documents, and company records. Update existing policies and company records to reflect changes requested by policyholders and insurance company representatives.  Maintains knowledge of current government and/or carrier regulations relevant to industry.  Follows-up on outstanding accounts and makes proper notations in billing software.  Work denials and appeals for all insurance carriers.  Reviews information for follow-up on primary and secondary insurances to file, re-file, or appeal claims.  Resolves billing issues by correctly answering questions, determining & recommending how outstanding accounts should be further processed, and providing appropriate follow-up on issues Job Details: Customer service experience required Experience working with computers Typing experience, 45 WPM High School diploma                                                                               Medical terminology preferred Additional Job Details: Scheduled hours: 8 hour shifts, Monday - Friday

Employment Type

Full time