Job Description

Medical Billing Specialist

Our client in Chicago has an immediate need for an experienced Medical Biller that can process 20 to 40 claims a day.

  • MUST HAVE experience processing at least 20 to 40 claims a day!
  • Must have 6+ years of CURRENT medical billing experience.
  • Experience with surgery billing a plus

Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Patient procedure estimates and benefits verifications.
    • Collects and verifies all patient insurance information needed to complete the billing process. Follows all guidelines as set forth by HIPAA.
    • Completes all necessary insurance forms to process the proper billing information in a timely manner as required by all third-party payers.
    • Deposits any cash/checks to bank daily.
    • Transmits daily all electronic claims to billing company or third-party payers. Researches and resolves any electronic claim delays within 24 hours of exception report print date.
    • Submits all paper claims and supporting documentation as required by payers.
    • Resolves patient complaints and requests regarding insurance billing in a courteous manner, initiates accurate account adjustment/ payment arrangements.
    • Follows all billing problems to conclusion. Submits secondary and tertiary insurances.
    • Follows up and resubmits insurance claims as required.
    • Responsible for monthly billing cycle/ patient statements.
    • Reconciles with administration for month end.
    • Distributes encounters without claims/ open charts to providers weekly.
    • Collecting and posting co-pays and other balances.
    • Updating records, and scanning insurance card, id, and other billing related info in patient chart and/or EMR.
    • Following up on patient responsibility portion of bill.
    • Insurance eligibility.

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Chicago IL
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