Medical Billing Specialist

Sep 14 2021
ALTRES Office |Hilo|Full Time, $19.00 / hour
Category: Other
Job Description

Got experience in the medical billing industry? Looking for an opportunity with good benefits and pay? We are in need of a Medical Billing Specialist for a full-time opening in the Hilo area.

If you have current knowledge of ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding classification systems, we want to hear from you!

Hours

Full-time, 40 hours/week

Location

Hilo, Big Island

Pay

$19 an hour

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for various day-to-day patient account functions, including patient and third party billing, remittance advice and payment processing, problem resolution, collection letters, old balance review and patient inquiry.
  • Balance daily receipts. Provide assistance to staff and patients regarding billing issues and resolve issues in a courteous and timely manner.
  • Maintain current working knowledge of diagnostic and procedural coding, providing diagnostic and procedural codes to nursing staff as requested.
  • Maintain working knowledge of third-party payer programs and requirements.
  • Identify, compile, abstract, and code patient data, using standard classification systems.
  • Monitor claim payments and capitated payments and adjudicate payment errors.
  • Manage all aspects related to timely filing of claims including correcting claim errors and re-filing.
  • Prepare statistical reports, narrative reports, and graphic presentations of information for use by others.
  • Review records for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with regulations.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Minimum 2 years of related medical billing experience.
  • Current knowledge of ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding classification systems.
  • Experience in Microsoft Windows environment preferred. Knowledge of medical office systems, spreadsheets, and word processing preferred.