Busy allergy office in Frisco is seeking an experienced, energetic Patient Account Specialist to join their team.
Daily duties include:
- Answer and direct phone calls and visitors in a pleasant and professional manner
- Schedule and confirm appointments using EMR
- Check patients in and out
- Verify patient insurance, estimate patient responsibility (co-pay, deductible, co-insurance), collect and post patient payment
- Assist with daily charge posting and submitting electronic and paper claims
- Balance end of day (closing)
- Account reconciliation, posting EOBs manually and electronically
- Obtain claim status on aging claims
- Process patient refunds as necessary
- Process patient statements monthly and as EOBs are posted
- Obtain referral and prior-authorization for services as needed by insurance companies
- Fulfill medical record requests and document according to HIPAA regulations
- Other tasks as needed
Experience and Skills Required:
- At least 1-2 years medical office experience
- Computer proficiency and EMR experience is a MUST
- Pleasant and professional phone and interpersonal skills
- Understanding of health care insurance claim processing
- Knowledge of CPT and ICD-9 (ICD-10 a PLUS!!)
- Ability to multi-task and work independently
- Be able to lift up to 30 pounds without assistance (for storing office supplies and assisting patients)
Experience in allergy & asthma and marketing is a PLUS!
If this sounds like the position for you, please fax your resume, cover letter and answers to the questions below to (214) 619-5706, Attn: HR
1. Do you have EMR experience? If so, which one and how long have you worked with it?
2.What type of accounting/medical office experience do you have including specialties and specific job duties?
3. What are your salary requirements?
Location: Frisco, Texas
Compensation: Based on experience
Position reports to: Senior Patient Account Specialist
Other: 38-hour work week; benefits offered
First 160 hours worked are payrolled through our contracted staffing agency.
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