Medical Biller The Heart & Lung Institute of Utah

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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 10/11/2016

The Heart & Lung Institute of Utah Murray, UT

Company
The Heart & Lung Institute of Utah
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1604675
AJE Ref #
576132166
Location
Murray, UT
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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DESCRIPTION
As a Medical Biller, you will process billing charges and claims with the goal of account accuracy and customer satisfaction with every encounter. A successful Medical Biller works to facilitate resolution of claims through attention to detail, problem solving initiative and a dedication to efficient service for customers.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Posts charges into billing system within 24-48 hours and completes other billing functions under direction of supervisor
Identifies possible billing errors that might prevent the claim from being processed on the insurance company level
Verifies patient coverage and demographic information, draws conclusions and corrects billing errors or other claim issues
Ensures compliance with applicable laws, HIPPA regulations and company policies
Contributes to improvement of billing procedures and processes
Escalates problem claims to management as required by circumstances
Completes assigned training and education

Performs other duties as assigned MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
High School diploma or GED equivalent
Demonstrated experience with medical billing, CPT and ICD9 codes required
Ability to exercise discretion on sensitive and confidential matters
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively on the phone, in writing and via email
Demonstrated computer skills with data entry software
Ability to apply mathematical concepts and calculations
Ability to adapt to a fast-paced environment and learn and retain new or evolving information and procedures
Ability to work in a team environment
*Institutional accreditation and degree obtainment will be verified upon hire.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
One or more years billing or coding experience preferably in the medical field, insurance, banking, hospital medical office or other experience with extensive customer service contact
Demonstrated experience with NextGen or McKesson error correction software
Knowledge of medical terminology, insurance billing and reimbursement, and coding
30 wpm keyboarding skills with 95% accuracy

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Standing, sitting, walking, speaking, listening, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and manipulating tools, typing, using peripheral computer tools.

PLEASE NOTE:
All positions subject to close without notice

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Must be willing to float to other locations

Job: Biller
Primary Location: Utah-Murray
Organization: The Heart & Lung Institute of Utah
Education Level: High School Diploma/GED
Employee Status: Full Time Benefit Eligible 36-40 hrs/wk
Work Schedule: Days