ALLERGY PARTNERS, PLLC

POSITION:    Medical Billing Office Specialist 

RESPONSIBLE TO: Practice Manager 

JOB SUMMARY: Oversees the billing responsibilities and operations related to payor reimbursement and patient collections.

 EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Associate degree or certificate in medical billing or related field required

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Two to three years of experience in medical billing.
  • Comfortable using email and interacting with Internet applications
  • Knowledge of practice management and word processing software
  • Proven success in analyzing accounts receivable reports
  • Proven knowledge of CPT and ICD‑10‑CM coding
  • Understanding of managed care contractual arrangements
  • Integral knowledge of the accounts receivable process
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, and work under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A “can-do” attitude, shows initiative and willingness to adopt to change

 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Meets with Management weekly to discuss key issues, overall accounts receivable performance, and opportunities for improvement
  • Provides in-service to management and staff regarding insurance requirements
  • Maintains knowledge of the operational details of all key positions in the billing department—these include daily deposits, insurance claim processing, insurance claim follow- up, and patient collections
  • Seeks and recommends ways to use technology to improve operational efficiency
  • Meets with management to discuss difficult claims, analyze accounts receivable reports, days in receivable, and collection statistics by payor; prepares or presents data to management when asked
  • Performs daily/monthly billing audits to ensure timely and accurate processing of charge and payment posting within the practice site
  • Initiates modifications of all procedural paperwork related to accounts receivable—encounter forms, billing screens, etc.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality; complies with HIPAA and compliance guidelines established by the practice
  • Maintains detailed knowledge of practice management and other computer software as it relates to job functions
  • Attends continuing education courses as requested
  • Attends all meetings as requested
  • Performs any additional duties as requested by the Manager This job has no supervisory responsibilities

Typical Physical Demands Typical Working Conditions

  • Normal office environment. Occasional evening work.
  • Position requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping, and stretching. Good eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator, and other office equipment is also required. Employee must have normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate appropriate reports.

Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Contact Details

Contact : Angie Ray- Practice Manager

Email : aaray@allergypartners.com

Fax : 317-865-0056

Phone : 317-865-0055

State : Indiana

City : Greenwood

Job ID : 4059