Posted on 09/11/2017

Medical Billing Specialist

Randstad - Austin, TX

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Medical Billing Specialist

 

 

 

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**job details:**

 

 

 

+ location:Austin, TX

 

+ salary:$17 - $20 per hour

 

+ date posted:Thursday, September 7, 2017

 

+ job type:Temp to Perm

 

+ reference:S_566098

 

+ questions:amy.mcarthur@randstadusa.com512-814-4255

 

 

 

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**description**

 

 

 

Randstad Staffing is a leading Staffing Employer for Office and Administrative positions. Randstad places quality employees in Temporary, Temporary to Permanent and Permanent Placement positions with our clients each day. If you believe this position is ideal for you, apply on line and a recruiter will contact you.

 

 

 

Job Summary: Responsible for gathering charge information, coding, entering into data base complete billing process and distributing billing information. Responsible for processing and filing insurance claims and assists patients in completing insurance forms.

 

 

 

Area of Town: North Austin

 

Pay Rate: $17 - $20

 

 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

Researches all information needed to complete billing process including getting charge information from physicians.

 

- Codes information about procedures performed and diagnosis on charge.

 

- Assists in the processing of insurance claims including Medicaid/Medicare claims.

 

- Processes all insurance provider's correspondence, signature, and insurance forms.

 

- Assists patients in completing all necessary forms, to include payment arrangements made with patients. Answers patient questions and concerns.

 

- Keys charge information into entry program and produces billing.

 

- Processes and distributes copies of billings according to clinic policies.

 

- Prepares bank deposits, records deposits, photocopies checks for entry into billing system.

 

- Follows-up with insurance companies and ensures claims are paid/processed.

 

- Resubmits insurance claims that have received no response or are not on file.

 

- Works with other staff to follow-up on accounts until zero balance.

 

- Assists in error resolution.

 

- Maintains required billing records, reports, files.

 

- Answers telephone, screens calls, takes messages, and provides information.

 

- Maintains compliance with HIPPA laws for patient confidentiality.

 

 

 

Working hours: Monday- Friday 8 AM - 5 PM

 

 

 

Skills:

 

Requirements:

 

- 2 to 4 years of MEDICAL BILLING experience is a MUST.

 

- Knowledge of billing practices and clinic policies and procedures.

 

- Knowledge of coding and clinic operating policies.

 

- Knowledge of medical terminology.

 

- Knowledge of insurance industry.

 

Skills

 

- Skill in computer programs, spreadsheets and applications.

 

Abilities

 

- Ability to understand and interpret policies and regulations.

 

- Ability to prepare documents in response to complaints and inquiries.

 

- Ability to communicate effectively and work with others.

 

 

 

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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