Lead Medical Biller

Mar 27 2024
Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre |Kaneohe|Full Time, $23.00 - $27.00 / hour
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre is a long term care facility in Kaneohe that operates 24 hours a day/7 days a week. We offer diverse opportunities for those interested in using their skills and experience to serve our residents and to make a difference in the lives of others by providing compassionate, quality care.

We are seeking a Lead Medical Biller to join our team. The Lead Biller will be responsible for completing billing department tasks, including but not limited to, posting medical charges, payments, and journal entries to patient accounts in a timely and accurate manner. Process insurance claim denials, file appeals, and contact insurance companies. This position works in a close team environment to meet daily, monthly and quarterly billing metrics. Other responsibilities include answering patient account balance questions, verifying correct insurance filing information on behalf of the customer, verifying receipt of all customer admission data, verifying insurance and notifying customer and business office manager of potential billing problems while adhering to all federal, state and local laws and regulations related to healthcare and Medicare and Medicaid guidelines including the facility's HIPAA and Compliance Program.

REQUIRED Qualificati​ons:

  • Associates Degree in Accounting or a combination of education and experience in the healthcare related field required.
  • Minimum one year experience with billing, collection required.
  • Knowledge of various accounting duties & Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Outlook and Word required.
  • Knowledge of billing codes, medical terminology and ICD 10 required.
  • Exceptional communication, customer service skills, and phone etiquette required.
  • Must meet basic health requirements including 2-step TB test, as well as successfully pass a drug test and fingerprinting background clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Medical Billing Certification preferred.
  • Long Term Care experience preferred.
  • Minimum one year experience with performing healthcare reimbursement, medical insurance billing or related work preferred.
  • Experience in Medicare, Medicaid, private billing and EMR billing submissions preferred.

Excellent benefits package:

· Free employee meals

· Free employee parking on-site

· Employer paid Medical/dental/RX/Vision (individual plan)

· Paid hours off (vacation/sick/personal)

· Paid holidays

Applicants meeting the above requirements, please submit a resume and cover letter. No phone calls please.