Billing Specialist Position Available

Title: Billing Specialist

Reports to: Office Manager

Schedule

  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (or later if required to complete all daily activities)
  • On occasion some evening and weekend work may be required

Type

  • Full time
  • Hourly
  • Includes benefits

Overview
The primary function of the Billing/Credentialing Specialist is to execute the billing and credentialing tasks in a smooth, timely and efficient manner.

Essential Functions

  • Claims on hold and zero pay claims
  • Weekly bank deposits
  • Patient and insurance company refunds
  • Collections
  • Unresolved billing issues
  • Maintaining electronic funds transfer websites
  • Financial Reporting
  • Provider, hospital and insurance company credentialing
  • Maintain HIPPA and OSHA compliance at all times

Non-Essential Functions

  • Assist with special projects as needed
  • Support the marketing and advertising efforts
  • Cross train on the basic tasks of the receptionists (answer phones, make appointments, check patients in and out) and fill in as required

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • CPR certified (training provided as needed)

Required Education and Experience

  • No educational requirements
  • At least two years of experience as a billing/credentialing specialist in a medical practice

Preferred Skills and Abilities

  • Spanish-speaking

Conclusion
This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.