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Medical Insurance Collector

LHC Group Louisville Full-Time
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Overview

LHC Group is a leading national provider of in-home healthcare services with employees operating in 35 states and the District of Columbia. Come GROW with us! We are a growing company that values and rewards our team members and offers opportunities for growth. Join more than 32,000 team members who help change lives every day.
 
LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people. 
 
As noted by independent analysts, LHC Group consistently outperforms the industry in the percentage of our locations rating four stars or more. We are helping drive better outcomes for our patients nationwide.


Additional Details

Essential Functions
 
  • Prepares and processes various insurance claims. Verifies data by conferring with appropriate agency and/or external personnel on a daily basis.
  • Creates and processes electronic claims submission for various payers on a daily basis.
  • Researches any error claims and makes necessary corrections for clean claim production and submission on an as needed basis.
  • Reviews accounts receivable on a daily basis and performs follow-up on delinquent accounts according to established policies and procedures. Recommends departmental/agency corrective action as required.
  • Receives, investigates, and responds to inquiries from payors and/or agencies concerning accounts receivable activity according to established polices and procedures on a regular basis.
  • Maintains and develops accounts receivable schedules to track issues and resolutions for ease of reporting on a monthly basis.
  • Resolves all customer requests, inquiries, and concerns in an expedient and respectful manner.
  • Problem solves independently before referring problems to the Supervisor/Manager for resolution.
  • Performs similar, comparable, or related duties as may be required or assigned.


Qualifications

Formal Education: High School Diploma or equivalentLicense, Registration, and / or Certification Requirement: NoExperience Requirements
  • 1 year Medical billing/collections experience required.
  • Home Health billing/collections experience desired.
Skill Requirements
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills.
  • Basic PC skills including PC based applications (MS Word, Excel).
  • Mathematical aptitude.
 
 
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At LHC Group we appreciate the value of trained professionals who work within the local community and know their patients. That’s why we work with the nurses, therapists and aides who have provided quality care through local hospitals and health care agencies for years. By combining a dynamic, clinically driven operational model, an efficient management team, a high quality hometown medical staff, we are able to offer a comprehensive health care package which puts the patient’s needs first.

We have spent years perfecting what we see as the only way to do business in the industry. As a result, patients, their physicians, and family members alike benefit from the simplicity that our expertise brings to the table. Aside from keeping the needs of the patient first, we also keep both the physician and family involved and informed every step of the way. We consider these channels of communication an essential part of who we are.

Our nurses, aides and therapists can deliver non-emergency medical care to homebound patients of all ages who choose to receive quality health care in the comfort of their own homes.

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