Full Job Description
Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Position Qualifications:
Team Leader / Billing Supervisor
High School graduate or equivalent
Excellent data entry skills
Work will independently and be self-motivated
Previous medical billing experience helpful but not needed
Previous ICD-9 knowledge helpful but not needed
Able to handle fast pace environment daily
Represent Pathology Laboratories in a professional manner while effectively and courteously communicating with co-workers.
Work in close cooperation with Team Leader and Billing Supervisor, Client Service and processing staff.
Medium work of lifting up to 50 pounds and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
Routine duties involve primarily computer data entry resulting in repetitive typing and screen viewing.
Routine duties involve reviewing physicians' orders and lab requisitions with imputing this detail into the computer for billing of a claim to insurances.
Also routine, making a full day of sitting in the same position.
Intelligence-Ability to understand instructions, reason and make judgments
Verbal-Ability to understand meaning of work, ideas associated with them and their effective use
Numerical-Ability to perform arithmetic operations quickly and accurately
Clerical Perception-Ability to perceive pertinent details and verbal or tabular material
Motor Coordination-Ability to coordinate eyes and hands to fingers rapidly and accurately in making precise movements with speed
Finger-Dexterity-Ability to move fingers easily and skillfully
Manual Dexterity-Ability to move hands easily and skillfully
Color Discrimination-Ability to perceive similarities and differences in color
Entering appropriate patient information including patient demographics, insurance information, ICD-9 codes provided, and submitting a clean and correct claim
Responsible for picking up all requisitions needed to be billed from the scanning department
Responsible for daily running of accession totals
Responsible for daily running of reports containing accessions entered and including narratives needed to be coded, no diagnosis provided, or missing information
Responsible for bundling narratives needed to be coded, no diagnosis provided, and missing information and delivering to person to work and then entering once obtained
Responsible for watching own edit report and following up with anything on edit report for more than 2 weeks
Adhere to all company policies, including human resources, safety and departmental policies
Assist Team Leader and/or Billing Supervisor with other various jobs, as needed
Responsible to observing the law, meeting the requirement of the Corporate compliance plan and preventing, detecting and reporting unethical or illegal conduct that does not meet compliance standards
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
1st Shift (United States of America)
Sonic Healthcare USA, Inc
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