Health Care-- Retina Specialty
We are looking to hire a Full time Billing Specialist to perform all aspects of the Revenue Cycle Management in our Augusta location
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
· Responsible for billing and posting to patient visits, tests and procedures to specific insurance plans assigned
· Handle appeals for insurance plans when insurance denies payment
· Verify insurance, obtain referrals for services, and follow up on claims not paid in a timely manner.
· Work with insurance companies from start to finish ensuring claims is paid.
· Posting of encounter forms (fee slips), insurance payments and patient payments including posting electronic remittances included.
· Performing daily and monthly closes.
· Answers phones and explains insurance EOB and billing statements to patients.
· Run reports and work with Doctor when needed to obtain any necessary information regarding accounts receivable
· Coordinate with patients; copayment assistance programs and payment plans and Financial Counseling
· Communicate changes in coverage guidelines, coding edits or plan participation to administration
Desired skills and experience:
The ideal candidate is a self-starter exhibiting Professionalism, along with analytical, planning and problem solving skills and an keen attention to detail. Excellent organizational skills , Computer skills, Written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work independently and in a team , Ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced high volume environment , Ability to navigate through multiple web portals, EHR and insurance software programs. Extensive knowledge of appropriate usage of CPT, ICD-10, HCPCS and modifiers is required. Retina billing experience is a definite plus . Position is full-time and located in our administrative office in Augusta GA. Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits offered with this position. Qualified & Experienced individuals with 4+ years’ experience only need apply. Please Email your resume with professional references.