Medical Billing Specialist in Meridian

Meridian, Idaho
Health & Social Care, Practitioner & Technician
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 13.00 - US$ 18.00 per hour
Reference Number
Cantrell, Suzi, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion-, a locally owned staffing company, is now accepting applications for Medical Billing Specialists in the Treasure Valley.

All candidates will need to apply at to be considered. Applicants must be willing to complete a background check, drug screen, and applicable assessment testing.

Duties include:
Responsible for collecting all of the data provided on a patient and use it to submit claims for reimbursement and collect payment for the services provided. Day-to-day responsibilities vary from location to location, but often include:
- Registering the patient and verifying their insurance coverage
- Collecting the information required to create a claim
- Working directly with the insurance company, healthcare provider, and patient to get a claim processed and paid
- Reviewing and appealing unpaid and denied claims
- Managing the facility's Accounts Receivable reports (aging)
- Prepares and submits clean claims to various insurance companies either
electronically or by paper
- Answers questions from patients, clerical staff and insurance companies
- Identifies and resolves patient billing complaints
- Prepares, reviews and sends patient statements
- Evaluates patient's financial status and establishes budget payment plans
- Follows and reports status of delinquent accounts
- Reviews accounts for possible assignment and makes recommendations to the
- Billing Supervisor, also prepares information for the collection agency
- Performs daily backups on office computer system
- Performs various collection actions including contacting patients by phone,
correcting and resubmitting claims to third party payers
- Processes payments from insurance companies and prepares a daily deposit
- Participates in educational activities and attends monthly staff meetings
- Maintains strictest confidentiality; adheres to all HIPAA guidelines/regulations

Working hours: 40

--Knowledge of medical billing/collection practices
--Knowledge of computer programs
--Knowledge of business office procedures
--Knowledge of basic medical coding and third-party operating procedures and practices
--Ability to operate a computer and basic office equipment
--Ability to operate a multi-line telephone system
--Skilled in answering a telephone in a pleasant and helpful manner
--Ability to read, and understand and follow oral and written instructions
--Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public
--Must be well organized and detailed oriented
--Must have good attendance
--Must follow and maintain OSHA compliance
--Must follow and maintain HIPAA compliance

Spherion offers a competitive compensation and benefits package

Spherion is a locally owned staffing company with 150 offices throughout the U.S. Since 1946, we have connected millions of job seekers to rewarding administrative, clerical, light industrial, customer service, non-clinical healthcare and professional opportunities. Specializing in flexible, temp-to-hire and permanent talent placements, Spherion is a trusted workforce partner to more than 3,000 companies nationwide.
Spherion Staffing
Suzi Cantrell - Recruiting Specialist
3999 E. Overland Road
Meridian, ID. 83642

Spherion is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents 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, temporary-to-permanent or permanent 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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