Billing Specialist (Home Health Experience Preferred)

Corporate St. Louis Park, Minnesota


Position at Lifespark

Position Summary

Responsible for generating and submitting Medicare and third-party claims. Assist with collections, accounts receivable and cash posting as well as other miscellaneous billing.


Position Functions and Responsibilities

  • Generate and submit monthly billing for Medicare, third party and miscellaneous payers
  • Ensure that all claims are submitted correctly and compliant with state and government requirements
  • Assist with month end processes as needed
  • Follow up on denied claims and adjust/appeal as appropriate
  • Assist with obtaining authorizations/eligibility as needed
  • Review and complete assigned daily tasks in Home Care Home Base
  • Analyze payer remittance advices to ensure timely and accurate posting of payments, review and follow up of rejections and partial payments
  • Assist billing manager and finance team as needed

  1. Education: Associates degree preferred
  2. Experience: 1-3 years of medical billing experience (home health preferred)
  3. Knowledge / Skills:
  • Billing software experience (Home Care Home Base, myAbility, etc.)
  • Basic understanding of UB04 billing codes and requirements
  • Microsoft Office including intermediate Excel skills
  • Ability to follow instructions and type a minimum or 25 words per minute
  1. Key Competencies:
  • Organized
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Client focus: both internal and external
  • Confidentiality
  • Decision making
  • Personal resiliency: emotional/intellectual flexibility, calm, focused and able to maintain objectivity
  • Problem solving
  • Productivity: prioritization, planning and organizing

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