This position is responsible for posting all electronic and manual insurance payments received in Billing Department. Also responsible for posting electronic lockboxes and manual patient checks received in department.
The essential job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
•Posts insurance payments including all bill types and corresponding contractual adjustments to patient accounts.
•Posts unidentified payments into correct specifically assigned accounts.
•Corrects and posts debit/credit adjustments of misapplied payments to ensure accurate and timely reporting of accounts.
•Prepares and runs appropriate daily reconciliation reports timely.
•Posts Batches timely according to department guidelines
•Gathers and maintains appropriate fee schedule information and reviews claim payments for accuracy and compliance.
•1 year experience in medical billing
•Experience in a healthcare environment
•Ability to read and understand insurance company payment remittances and explanation of benefits.
•Excellent communication skills
•Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
Required education: High school equivalent
Required Minimum Experience : Worked in healthcare setting performing prior authorizations. 1-2 years experience in medical billing or payment posting.
Required Skills : Good communication skills and organizational skills. Experience in computer usage and Medical Terminology preferred. The individual must be able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language and display a positive attitude.
Here at WESTMED Practice Partners, one of the most successful management services organizations in the United States health care community, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations.