Medical Biller/Coder in Ormond Beach at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Ormond Beach
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/12/2019
  • Job ID:
    MEDIC48575

Job Description

Medical Billing Specialists, are you looking for rewarding new challenges with some of the nation's top companies? Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to clients who are looking for Medical Billing Specialists. Our recruiting staff gives you an advantage over your competition by promoting your strengths and assets directly to hiring managers while helping you to be more prepared for your interviews.

From keeping you up to date on market trends and industry expectations, to providing you with valuable insight into the company's culture, compensation expectations and growth opportunities of specific clients, Vaco will give you the edge you need in today's highly competitive job marketplace. If you have a strong industry background and are looking for new opportunities to move your career forward, let Vaco open the door for you. Apply today!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Obtaining referrals and pre-authorizations as required for procedures.
  • Checking eligibility and benefits verification for treatments, hospitalizations, and procedures.
  • Reviewing patient bills for accuracy and completeness, and obtaining any missing information.
  • Preparing, reviewing, and transmitting claims using billing software, including electronic and paper claim processing.
  • Following up on unpaid claims within standard billing cycle timeframe.
  • Checking each insurance payment for accuracy and compliance with contract discount.
  • Calling insurance companies regarding any discrepancy in payments if necessary
  • Identifying and billing secondary or tertiary insurances.
  • Reviewing accounts for insurance of patient follow-up.
  • Researching and appealing denied claims.
  • Answering all patient or insurance telephone inquiries pertaining to assigned accounts.
  • Setting up patient payment plans and work collection accounts.
  • Updating billing software with rate changes.
  • Updating cash spreadsheets, and running collection reports.

Minimum Requirements
  • High School Diploma plus 1-2 years experience in a medical billing role
  • MMA and insurance billing experience REQUIRED
  • Typing 45 WPM
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and abbreviations desired
  • Ability to operate a computer, copy machine, and fax machine
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Microsoft Office proficient (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
  • Customer service skills