Busy Ophthalmology practice and cosmetic surgery center is seeking an experienced Medical Biller to join our growing and dynamic team. We are looking to fill this position ASAP.
Duties include but not limited to:
* Regularly keeps the A/R below 5%
* Sends insurance claims no later than five days post printing date and posts batches * Requests diagnosis information from the patient's physician when necessary * Verifies and compares procedure codes (CPT codes), diagnosis, and insurance card information to the patients exam * Verifies that appropriate charges are applied for each service performed * Assists in client audits * Receives, reviews, and corrects all insurance mail-backs * Provides customer service to patients inquiring about their accounts * Effectively operates electronic typewriter, personal computer, 10-key adding machine, photocopier, fax machine, and Compulink software * Demonstrates behavior that promotes customer relations with patients, physicians, and patients * Follows HIPAA guidelines * Demonstrates proficient use of all department equipment * Answers phone calls, returns messages, and replies to all emails to necessary parties prior to or within 24 hours
Bachelor's degree is highly preferred Proficient in English language, spoken and written Punctual, meticulous and reliable Courteous manners with both patients and staff Knowledgeable of Microsoft Office (Word and Excel software) Types at 35-45 wpm with few or no errors
Additional Salary Information: Based on Experience