Medical Billing Specialist
University Medical Billing Group - Portland, OR

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University Medical Group (UMG), the preferred OHSU clinical billing service, has an opening for a Reimbursement Specialist.

This position primarily processes and documents transactions on customer accounts and interacts with customers in resolution of unpaid balances, refunds and other billing issues.

Duties Include

  • Processing transactions on customer accounts, ensuring account is set up correctly, problem resolution, and auditing transaction activity.
  • Communicating with customers and third-party contacts (i.e. banks and insurance companies) to ensure timely and accurate processing of account transactions
  • Performing and documenting quality assurance reviews on transactions.
  • Analyzing and researching out-of-state insurance programs for claim and enrollment information to facilitate account transactions.
  • Trending provider activity and claim denials.
  • Preparing claims for mediation review.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A positive attitude; comfortable with change; Must be able to work with a diverse team
  • Two plus years experience with billing and collections in a health care environment, including knowledge of HIPAA regulations, CPT and ICD-9 codes required.
  • Experience working Interventional Radiology preferred
  • Accurate data entry skills and proficiency with standard office equipment and software such as Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Proven experience meeting daily production standards.
  • Experience with Epic strongly preferred.
  • Strong problem solving and multi-tasking skills. Ability to work with deadlines while remaining calm, flexible and organized.
  • Customer service experience helpful.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required, Associates degree preferred.

UMG offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, 401k with generous employer contribution, outstanding vacation & sick time allowances, 9 paid holidays per year, flexible spending accounts, discounted Tri-Met and C-Tran passes, discounted health club memberships and MORE!

As part of the hiring process, UMG requires a background check and drug test on final candidates.

UMG is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.