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Medical Billing Clerk

Company: LIFESCAN LABS OF ILLINOIS LLC
Location: Skokie
Posted on: November 17, 2019

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DescriptionSummary/ObjectiveThis Medical Billing Clerk position is responsible for preparing and sending monthly client invoices and investigating claims that have been rejected by insurance carriers. Manage claim denials and appeals for insurance payers and collect on ageing accounts. The Billing Representative assists with all aspects of the laboratory billing under the supervision of the Director of Billing.Classification: Non-exemptReports to: Billing ManagerMedical Billing Clerk Job DutiesThe person in this Medical Billing Clerk position will have expected proficiency in all of the duties listed below within the first 60 days of employment with the assistance of the senior biller and director of billing. 1. Create Medicare part A invoices for our client facilities2. Process the electronic Medicare rejections in a timely manner to ensure payment 3. Review the Aged Trial Balance Report for all payer. Find solutions for collecting outstanding revenue4. Review and correct rejection in the clearinghouse in a timely manner5. Verify new patient eligibility for benefits using various databases and communication with client facilities6. Process paper claim denials7. Protect patient confidentiality, according to HIPAA guidelines.8. Support projects as needed. Medical Billing Clerk Essential FunctionsReasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Medical Billing Clerk Physical Functions:? Operation of computer and other office machinery at their desk or moving about the office? Must be able to work within a cubicle ? Lifting up to 20 poundsMedical Billing Clerk Behavioral and interaction functions? Communicate accurate information via telephone, in writing and in person using the English language.? Maintain confidentiality of patient information and exercise ethical judgement.Medical Billing Clerk Professional Functions:? Work well under pressure managing competing priorities to meet deadlines while maintaining accuracy and efficiency.? Follow HIPAA guideline in conjunction with patient information? Coding, charge posting, billing, payment and collection for compliance with established policies & procedures.Medical Billing Clerk Work EnvironmentThis job operates in a clerical, office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Position Type and expected hours of workThis is a full-time position; typical work schedule Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. In some instances the employee will asked to stay up to 6:00p.m.Medical Billing Clerk Requirements? Must have 2-3 years of medical coding experience? Certified in CPC, CPB,CCA or CCS? High School Diploma or general education degree (GED)? Ability to read, write, speak and understand English proficiently.? Knowledge of insurance carriers (Medicaid, Medicare, Blue Cross Blue Shield, etc.)? Type 35 words per minute Preferred education and experience? At least one year's experience in Medical Billing ? Experience with ICD-10, Modifiers? Proficiency in Microsoft Excel? Exposure to diagnosis codes? At least one year of experience with insurance clearinghouses Equal employer opportunity (EEO) statement Lifescan Laboratory provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. RequirementsCandidate must have the ability to make decisions; involve others as appropriate and demonstrate ability to effectively solve problems and resolve issues. Proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (specifically proficient in Excel), internet usage and ability to maneuver through carrier websites, while exercising adherence to HIPAA and Compliance policies related to job responsibilities is a must. This position requires a great deal of time seated at the computer. Filing or retrieving filed information may be necessary to complete duties. Our general office hours are Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM with occasional overtime, if approved by management, may be necessary to keep overall production on schedule. This position requires successful completion of a background check and requires a High School Diploma or equivalent.

Keywords: LIFESCAN LABS OF ILLINOIS LLC, Racine , Medical Billing Clerk, Accounting, Auditing , Skokie, Wisconsin

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