Medical Biller - AR Follow-up in Creve Coeur, MO at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 2/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JobID: 29470

Orthopedic Medical Biller / Collector Job Description:

Pay: $17-20/hr

Location: St. Louis, MO


  • Review patient bills for accuracy and completeness and obtain any missing information
  • Prepare, review, and transmit claims using billing software, including electronic and paper claim processing
  • Knowledge of insurance guidelines, including HMO/PPO, Medicare, and state Medicaid
  • Follow up on unpaid claims within standard billing cycle timeframe
  • Check each insurance payment for accuracy and compliance with contract discount
  • Call insurance companies regarding any discrepancy in payments if necessary
  • Identify and bill secondary or tertiary insurances
  • All accounts are to be reviewed for insurance or patient follow-up
  • Research and appeal denied claims

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Orthopedic billing experience is required
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in medical billing/collections
  • NextGen experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of HMO/PPO, Medicare, Medicaid, and other payer requirements and systems
  • Care Tracker or Amazing Charts experience required
  • Effective communication 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
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Problem-solving skills to research and resolve discrepancies, denials, appeals, collections
  • Knowledge of medical terminology likely to be encountered in medical claims