Medical Billing and Collection Coordinator - Dallas

Texas Digestive Disease Consultants - Dallas, TX3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $28,000 - $37,000 a year
EducationSkills

Description

We are currently seeking an experienced Insurance Billing & Collections Coordinator for our central business office (CBO) located at I-35 & Mockingbird in Dallas.

Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

· Process insurance denials received by phone dispute, written appeal, or corrected claim

· Review payer rules to understand reason for denial

· Compose correspondence to payer regarding payment disputes and/or appeals

· Interpret progress notes, operative reports, discharge summaries and charge documents to determine services provided

· Communicate with patients to verify correct demographics and coordination of benefits on denied claims; Refile claims as needed

· Refer complex issues to the supervisor for review and or action

· Provide quality service to patients

· Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills are required
  • MS Office experience, particularly in MS Word and MS Excel
  • Ability to type at least 30 wpm
  • Prior appeals experience electronically and ability to obtain claim status
  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast-paced environment.
  • Detail-oriented
  • Basic understanding of healthcare plans
  • Be able to read and understand medical benefits
  • Bilingual is a plus
  • Medical terminology (CPT, ICD 10) knowledge
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Experience: 2-4 years of prior insurance experience is preferred. Prior appeals experience electronically and ability to obtain claim status needed.

Please Note: All job offers are contingent on the successful completion of pre-employment criminal history check.

NOTE: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED IN FULL FOR CONSIDERATION.

No phone calls or agencies, please.

EEO/AA-M/F/disabled/protected veteran

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Medical Collections: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)