Medical Billing Specialist


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Position Details:
  • Position: Medical Billing Specialist
  • Job duration: 3 months (Extension possible)
  • Location: 100% Remote/Work from Home
  • Work Schedule: 40 hours/week
  • Pay: Negotiable on W2 without any additional healthcare and medical benefits
  • Start Date: ASAP
Position Summary:
  • The main function of a medical biller is to submit medical claims to insurance companies and payers such as Medicare and Medicaid
  • Responsible for the timely submission of technical or professional medical claims to insurance companies
  • Obtain referrals and pre-authorizations as required for procedures
  • Check eligibility and benefit verification
  • Review patient bills for accuracy and completeness and obtain any missing information
  • Prepare, review, and transmit claims using billing software, including electronic and paper claim processing
  • Knowledge of insurance guidelines, including HMO/PPO, Medicare, and state Medicaid
  • Follow up on unpaid claims within standard billing cycle timeframe
  • Check each insurance payment for accuracy and compliance with contract discount
  • Call insurance companies regarding any discrepancy in payments if necessary
  • Identify and bill secondary or tertiary insurances
  • All accounts are to be reviewed for insurance or patient follow-up
  • Research and appeal denied claims
  • Answer all patient or insurance telephone inquiries pertaining to assigned accounts.
  • Set up patient payment plans and work collection accounts
  • Update billing software with rate changes
  • Updates cash spreadsheet, runs collection reports
Required Skills/Qualifications:
  • Epic EMR experience.
  • Experience with payor denials, appeals, and claim corrections.
  • Ability to read/understand an EOB.
  • Previous experience in a production-based environment and ability to work fully remotely.
  • Looking for candidates with California Medicaid and Epic experience.
  • This is for a clean-up project for a client in California that mainly bills out to California Medicaid.
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Medical Billing Specialist

Tags: healthcare

  • location or timezone

    United StatesUnited States
  • category

    Medical / Health
  • hourly salary range

    $18 - 20
  • posted

    36 days ago

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