Growing practice looking for a experienced family medicine biller / coder to help with front office operations . Must have experience overseeing all functions dealing with charge entry, patient billing, insurance billing, denials / appeals, collections, ability to negotiate contracts & maintain reporting systems. Must be able to keep abreast of all insurance changes , compliances & have the ability to understand & incorporate . Athena EMR experience a plus .
Job Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Reviewing encounters & entering proper codes / modifiers
Utilize CPT, ICD-9 & HCPCS manuals
Verifying proper payment with insurance companies according to fee schedule
Working appeals & follow up on improperly denied claims
Applicant should be professional, friendly, and able to get along well with patients and coworkers in a busy work environment. Patient care must be a top priority.