Medical Biller/Collector

Houston, TX 77001

Post Date: 05/25/18 Job ID: 00002T16 Industry: Healthcare Pay Rate: 31500.00 - 37500.00
Medical Biller/Collecter needed on a direct hire basis for a large ENT practice in the medical center.

Follows up with insurance company on unpaid or rejected claims.
Resolves issue and re-submits claims.
Prepares appeal letters to insurance carrier when not in agreement with claim denial. Collect necessary information to accompany appeal.
Prepares patient statements for charges not covered by insurance.
Ensures statements are mailed on a regular basis.
May work with patients to establish payment plan for past due accounts in accordance with provider policies.
Provides necessary information to collection agencies for delinquent or past due accounts.
Posts insurance and patient payments using medical claim billing software.
Perform "soft" collections for patient past due accounts. This may include contacting and notifying patients via phone or mail.
Follows HIPAA guidelines in handling patient information.
May periodically create insurance or patient aging reports using the medical practice billing software.
Understands managed care authorizations and limits to coverage such as the number of visits.
May have to verify patient benefits eligibility and coverage.
Ability to look up ICD 9 diagnosis and CPT treatment codes from online service or using traditional coding references.

Must have at least 3 years of experience in billing and collections. Must have experience in billing and collection for a Speciality clinic that performs outpatient procedures and diagnostic imaging. ENT billing experience in preferred but not required. CPC cerification is preferred but not required.

Jessica Randolph, CTS/CHP
Sr Staffing Consultant

Employed with ExecuTeam since 2009, Jessica’s dedication and talents easily transitioned her to Team1Medical. Currently, she leads the division and maintains a commitment to her candidates and clients. She finds daily fulfillment in her recruiting and placement successes. Jessica graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a degree in International Business. In 2016, Jessica earned American Staffing Association’s CHP Certification – Certified Health Care Staffing Professional. Married and a devoted mother of two, she maintains a busy schedule, enjoys scrapbooking special memories, and dedicates her remaining time to volunteer work.

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