Medical Billing Coordinator
The Medical Billing Coordinator ensures that accurate billing is managed for services rendered by the agency and audits billing systems to ensure accuracy. They also assist with medical billing activities such as posting charges and assigning appropriate codes.
Submit Request for Anticipated Payment (RAP) Medicare plans and FINAL according to various insurance contracts
Maintain outside contact information for billing inquires
Ensure that all patients’ claims are managed properly by submitting them in a time-efficient manner.
Follow-up on claims to ensure that they are being paid and monitor claims that remain unpaid.
Research and resubmit denied claims for approval of payments
Work on and complete CMS-485 forms and additional physician orders for billing purposes
Create report on billing status for different insurance types.
Must possess a high school diploma or a GED at the very least.
Knowledge of medical billing and terminology can prove highly useful when performing the job duties associated with this position.
At least 2 years of experience in medical billing role.
Experience in home healthcare is a plus.
Experience in Axxess is a plus.
Proficient in the use of computers in filing and processing of data
Possess good analytical reasoning skills for solving problem
Possess strong administrative skills for effective coordination of the billing unit
Strong ability to process data and provide accurate report to management
Possess strong interpersonal skills for developing good relationship with patients and staff effectively.
Location: Chicago, IL