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Insurance Follow-up Specialist in Atlanta, GA at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    1819 Peachtree Street Northwest
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/12/2018

Job Description

JobID: 19228

Prestigious Healthcare Organization in Atlanta looking for a Insurance Follow-up Specialist

Prestige Staffing has been tasked by one of our best clients to find an Insurance Follow-up Specialist to interview and go to work ASAP! Candidate must be hard working and a self starter. If you want the opportunity to work in a rewarding and dynamic environment, this is your chance. This is a temp to permanent position and pay is based upon experience.

Responsibilities:

  • 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:

  • Knowledge of HMO/PPO, Medicare, Medicaid, and other payer requirements and systems.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in medical billing/collections
  • Use of computer systems, software, 10 key calculator
  • 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

This is a Monday through Friday position.

Only candidates with at least 5 years of Insurance Follow-up experience in a healthcare revenue cycle setting will be considered

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