Medical Billing Specialist
6-12 Months, strictly contract at this time
Laguna Hills, CA however office will be moving to Costa Mesa, CA in December Laguna Hills –Oakbrook location: 24422 Avenida De La Carlota Laguna Hills, Ca
The Billing Specialist processes, ensures accuracy, and compliance for healthcare professional medical claims.
Maintains databases, audits information and works with patients to process patient payment. The Specialist provides close communication between all parties to ensure all records are up-to date, compliant with regulations and consistent.
The Specialist also answers billing inquiries, works out payment plans and employs timely follow-up collection methods to maintain revenues.
The Specialist maintains confidentiality and is knowledgeable of ICD-10 codes, CPT codes, HCPCs and HIPPA.
Essential Functions Billing Specialist I:
•Process healthcare professionals’ medical claims
•Process patient payments and research and resolve patient billing problems and issues
•Process patient data, communicate information with patients and staff
•Work with patients to develop self-pay arrangements and pay plans
•Work well with others, be a team player
Job Qualifications (Indicate minimum qualification requirements and preferences that apply to the job. Documentation must be kept in the employee’s HR file for all required job qualifications. (Example, if a high school diploma is required, then a copy must be kept in the employee’s HR file.)
Education, Training and Experience Required:
Specialist I: 1 plus years’ in the medical field, High School diploma or higher
Computer knowledge Knowledge of EHR, Excel, Office, Word, knowledge of ICD-10 codes, CPT codes, HCPCs and HIPPA
Maintain Indexed Record