Robert Half Medical Billing Clerk in Scranton, Pennsylvania
Robert Half is working with a top health care office in Scranton, Pennsylvania! We are looking for experienced MEDICAL BILLING CLERKS. As the MEDICAL BILLER you will be responsible for submitting medical claims to insurance companies and payers such as Medicare and Medicaid. To be successful as the MEDICAL BILLER you should be organized, detail oriented and hardworking. This position has a great opportunity to become a long-term home for the right candidate! Are you ready to become a vital part of a company's success? Don't hesitate to apply!
-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.
HOW TO APPLY
For IMMEDIATE consideration, please apply directly to this job posting or give us a call at 610-882-1600
-Knowledge of insurance guidelines including HMO/PPO, Medicare, Medicaid, and other payer requirements and systems.
-Competent use of computer systems, software, and 10 key calculators.
-Familiarity with CPT and ICD-10 Coding.
-Effective communication abilities for phone contacts with insurance payers to resolve issues.
-Customer service skills for interacting with patients regarding medical claims and payments, including communicating with patients and family members of diverse ages and backgrounds.
-Ability to work well in a team environment. Being able to triage priorities, delegate tasks if needed, and handle conflict in a reasonable fashion.
-Problem-solving skills to research and resolve discrepancies, denials, appeals, collections.
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.