Medical Billing Specialist

Sacopee Valley Health Center | Hiram, ME, United States

Posted Date 7/10/2024
Description

SACOPEE VALLEY HEALTH CENTER

Job Description

Medical Billing Specialist

Position Summary

Sacopee Valley Health Center is a rural, patient centered, federally qualified community health center located in Porter, Maine. Currently we are looking to expand our finance department by adding a full-time Medical Billing Specialist to our team. We are looking for someone who has high attention to detail, thrives in a team-based working environment and who prides themselves on their ability to stay organized and on top of time sensitive tasks. If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply today!

Essential Job Functions

· Maintains confidentiality in accordance with Health Center policies and procedures.

· Presents a positive and professional image in interactions with staff and the public.

· Posting and reconciling all payments posted by patients and insurances. This includes working with the finance team to account for all payments at months end.

· Prepares and submits claims in a timely manner.

· Follows up rejected claims and insurance denials.

· Submits appeals to insurance companies within timely filing limits and executes telephone contact with payers for claim follow ups.

· Responds to insurance inquires.

· Generates monthly patient statements.

· Responds to patient billing inquires which involve working with patients to arrange payments and resolve any outstanding billing issues.

· Works with patient outreach staff to enter accurate sliding fee information and make necessary adjustments.

Non-Essential Functions

· Gathers any necessary information to process claims including but not limited to updating patient insurance information, verifying insurance eligibility and updating patient demographics.

· Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

· High School graduate or equivalent.

· Minimum of 1 year health care billing experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 - $22.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work setting:

  • Community health center
  • Office

People with a criminal record are encouraged to apply

Ability to Relocate:

  • Hiram, ME 04041: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Salary17.00 - 22.00 Hour
Job Type
Regular
Industry
Healthcare

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