Full Job Description
Coordinates patient information to ensure that discharge records are received, in proper order, analyzed and forwarded to appropriate physicians for completion. Verifies insurance information. Schedules appointments for tests, procedures, and follow-up. Gathers charge and payment information, enters charges and completes billing and collection process. Performs other clerical duties as needed.
About Heritage Valley Health System
Heritage Valley Health System is $480 million integrated delivery network providing comprehensive health care for residents of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Lawrence counties, in Pennsylvania; eastern Ohio; and the panhandle of West Virginia. In partnership with 3,500 employees and more than 450 physicians, Heritage Valley offers a broad range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services at its two hospitals, Heritage Valley Sewickley and Heritage Valley Beaver; in 60 physician offices; and 18 community satellite facilities. For more information about Heritage Valley Health System, please visit www.heritagevalley.org.
High school diploma or GED. Minimum of 1 year of billing and/or general medical office experience in a health care organization. Knowledge of billing practices and ICD-9 and 10 CPT coding. Computer skills. Successful completion of applicable clearances as outlined in Human Resources policy HR-106 within 90 days of commencing employment.
Preferred: Medical Assistant certification, other advanced degree in a medical field of study.