Randstad Medical Billing & AR coordinator in Johnston, Iowa
Medical Billing & AR coordinator
salary:$18 - $21 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, March 14, 2018
job type:Temp to Perm
industry:Health Care and Social Assistance
Verifies insurance eligibility and completes medical pre-authorization requests as required by payers for new and existing patients. Tracks and submits authorizations for additional visits, units, or time span when deemed necessary.
Verifies charges, procedure codes, and diagnosis codes utilizing appropriate modifiers and diagnosis digits.
Prepares weekly and monthly billing, submitting to proper payer within specified timelines. Records and applies payments and/or adjustments in the billing system, reconciling batch totals.
Document claim denial reason in practice management software according to reason codes provided on explanation of benefits forms.
Review insurance payments to verify insurance companies are paying according to their fee schedules.
Performs various collection actions including contacting patients by phone, correcting and resubmitting claims to third party payers. Review and assist in appealing unpaid claims and help resolve payment discrepancies. Makes recommendations for adjustments and write-offs of non-collectible accounts
Acts as a resource for patients, families, providers, and payers regarding patient accounts and applicable regulations
Participates in the design and implementation of new accounting procedures and processes for new and existing programs
Makes recommendations to revise existing accounting procedures to enhance quality and consistency of financial transactions
Serve as back up for other Accounts Receivable Coordinators
Perform other duties as assigned
Working hours: 8:00-5:00 PM
Two years of medical billing experience required
Understanding of medical terminology and coding
Experience within an Accounts Receivable environment
Experience in a leadership position
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