Insurance Biller - Business Office
This position works under the Billing Supervisor to ensure timely billing and reimbursement of claims to insurance carriers. Candidate will be a goal-oriented, revenue-driven, highly accurate and motivated biller. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are necessary as this position processes claims by generating reports and researching. Proficiently perform duties in both professional and facility billing platforms. This position is a highly valued member of our team requiring a professional, efficient, organized individual with an attention to detail, ability to manage time effectively and a strong self-motivation sharing in a goal for providing quality and efficient service.
Compile and submit claims to insurance companies based on data provided by the medical coders with goal of zero errors.
Complete account follow-up daily, maintaining established goals and notifies the business office supervisor, when necessary, of issues preventing achievement of such goals.
Use reporting system to follow up on inappropriately paid accounts by contacting payers, processing payer correspondence, rebilling, working denials and conducting appeals to obtain the highest possible reimbursement and ensure patient satisfaction.
Compliant with HIPAA privacy requirements for patient information. Maintains and protects confidential information.
Ability to multi-task and work courteously and respectfully with fellow employees, clients and patients.
Performs other duties as assigned or requested by the Business Office Supervisor or Revenue Cycle Director to support the overall needs of the department, and in accordance with Curry Health Network's Mission, Vision and Shared Values.
Minimum Education & Experience:
High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) is required.
Medical Biller Certification or prior experience preferred.
Working experience with all payer types including: commercial, governmental, Medicare, Medicaid, HMO, etc. and the ability to cross-over into different payers preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Proficient at reading, writing, and communicating in English; overall excellent communication skills.
Bilingual skills are a plus.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to maintain composure in difficult situations.
Knowledge of revenue cycle processes including: health insurance verifications, billing, collections, and cash posting functions preferred.
Curry Health Network (a dba of Curry Health District) is comprised of a hospital and several medical clinics located on the southern Oregon coast. Curry Health Network is an Oregon special health district, a form of local government and municipal corporation that has been granted 501(c)(3) status by the Internal Revenue Service, and as such, has the exemptions and rights that such status affords.
Curry General Hospital in Gold Beach, a critical access hospital and the sole hospital in Curry County, is your community hospital; Curry Medical Practice is located in the hospital. Curry Medical West is located off-campus in Gold Beach. Curry Medical Center with primary, specialty and walk-in care services is located in Brookings, and Curry Family Medical serves Port Orford. Curry Health Network is committed to providing high quality health care and excellent service, close to home.
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Ref Code: 2019-006