Billing/Collections (2) – Milford
Job ID: BH333541
Category: Medical Billing, Collections, Billing
Specialty: Accounting & Finance
THIRD PARTY SELF PAY COLLECTIONS COORDINATOR (NON-EXEMPT)
I. QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION Successful completion of a program in medical billing; current Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist (CMRS) certification; or Associate’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Health Care Administration or related field preferred.
WORK EXPERIENCE 5 years’ experience in a high volume medical collections role, Experience in CPT and ICD-10 coding; familiarity with medical terminology preferred
Responsible for thorough and timely patient account follow up to ensure accurate accounts receivable reporting; to ensure payments by primary and secondary payers and/or self-pay patients are accurate.
Responsible for daily generation of patient statements.
Responsible for answering patient calls and correspondence while providing timely, accurate, professional responses and resolution.
Accurate and timely follow up and resolution for all accounts receivable.
Meeting and maintaining cash collection metrics and goals.
Understands each payer contract and will utilize to ensure payments received are correct.
Manage insurance payers and/or patients on past due accounts.
Possess basic knowledge of medical terminology and health insurance billing
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