Medical Billing Specialist

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Location
Oakhurst, New Jersey
Industry
Health & Social Care, Practitioner & Technician (Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 15.00 - US$ 16.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_36974
Contact
Lubischer, Gabrielle, Spherion
Phone
555-555-5555
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Job Description

In this role, the Medical Billing Specialist will be responsible for performing, maintaining and reporting on various aspects of medical billing. You will work directly with the account representative by providing data entry, client relation, credentialing, reporting and account follow-up assistance.

Responsibilities:
Client Relations:
You will be responsible for speaking with the client on a day to day basis regarding the status of patient accounts, billing, problems or current projects.

Reporting:
Reports are provided to the client at the conclusion of each month. The account representative and the billing specialist are responsible for ensuring that these reports are completed in a timely manner and reviewed with the manager in preparation of the client?s monthly meeting. These reports will include, but are not limited to:
o Weekly Charges, Adjustments, Receipts
o Monthly Collection Progress for outstanding guarantor and insurance balances
o Issues with billing, collection or follow-up
o Information regarding any policy changes or mandates that will concern the account
o Information on any current projects

Maintaining / Completing all aspects of the revenue-cycle process, including:
o Verifying patient balances in preparation for upcoming appointments
o Patient Registration
o Insurance Verification
o CPT Verification and Charge Entry
o ICD-9/ICD-10 Coding and Charge Entry
o Payment Posting
o Collections and Follow-up
o Negotiations

Credentialing and Contract Renewals

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
- Intermediate to advanced computer skills particularly in Excel, i.e. pivot tables and V-Lookups.
- Ability to work in a fast paced, high volume environment.

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
- Superior organization skills, with attention to detail
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Proficient in MS Word and MS Excel
- Bachelors Degree


If this position is of interest to you, please apply directly or call our office at 732-224-1166.

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, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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