Billing Clerk I

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Location
Bakersfield, California
Industry
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
Temporary
Salary
US$ 13.00 - US$ 14.00 per hour, $13 - 14 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_26514
Contact
Brown, Karen, Spherion
Phone
661-835-1400
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Job Description

Daily Key punching into computer when needed to assure accuracy of billing for all services rendered in patients account. Ensure completion of documentation and coding on the Route Slip and EMR, when needed on charges entered in patient's accounts for a correct and complete billing claim. Monthly input of all ancillary services, daily review of all postings before claim submission, daily closing and balancing of day posted. enter cash receipts if needed and assure correct allocations, distribution in accordance with the establishing protocol. Perform monthly, closing, and balancing each month. Review monthly reports printed. Responsible for sending the electronic claims for Med-Cal, Medicare, and EAPC on weekly basis. Responsible for sending claims to all private insurance, third party, workers' comp., hospital billing, CHDP, CHDP-TP, KFHC, Family Planning Program on weekly or monthly basis as directed by Billing Manager. Maintain billing file/records by batch.

Working hours: 8-5

Skills:
Ability to work under pressure, to handle multi-functions, communication skills. Some knowledge of bookkeeping and office functions, CPT and ICD9 codes.
High School Graduate / GED with one year of experience handling billing and accounts receivables in a similar field will take Formal training from a vocational school in lieu
Some training or background in ICD-A/CPT Codes, Knowledge of medical/dental terminology and billing practices Some ability to understand and practice bookkeeping and accounting terminology.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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