Medical Billing Specialist - Pulmonary Services

Administration / Office Staff Knoxville, Tennessee


Position at EMrecruits/ PSR

StatCare, one of the largest privately held Hospitalist and Pulmonary Services groups in the nation, is currently hiring well qualified Medical Billing Specialists to join our physician-owned group that currently serves multiple facilities in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Posts patient charges to the billing system, using appropriate codes (ICD-10/CPT.)
  • Investigates action forms and formulates solutions.
  • Assists in maintaining, updating and auditing the patient account information.
  • Adjusts patient accounts according to established policies and procedures.
  • Cross-trains other staff in job duties, charge entry functions, skills, and updates, as coordinated with the manager.
  • Communicates appropriate problems, questions and/or concerns to manager.
  • Updates patient account information continuously, so records reflect the most updated information possible.
  • Attends training and other meetings as appropriate; keeps current on revisions related to insurance participation, registration, coding and computer skills.
  • Obtains all required hospital patient information utilizing secure access to hospital patient records.
  • Assists with obtaining authorization numbers from insurance companies and hospitals.
  • Communicates with insurance companies, patients and physicians as necessary.
  • Assists colleagues in department and other office personnel, as appropriate.

Requirements:
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-10 and CPT coding.
  • Skill in data entry, processing, and computer skills.
  • Knowledge of basic spelling, grammar and punctuation to process patient information.
  • Ability to establish priorities and coordinate work activities.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Previous experience in medical billing (prefer experience with a hospital based physician practice).

Contact Us Today!

To submit your CV for this job, click the “Apply” button, or email your CV directly to StatCare@emrecruits.com.