Responsible position reporting to the assigned Division/Department Head through intermediate supervisors, as directed or required. Maximizes receipts of revenue through training, problem solving, advanced knowledge of health service, billing and payer requirements, and implementation of quality assurance system in billing procedures and collections. Knowledge of diagnostic, procedural coding and payer requirements in the area of medical services. Candidate must also maintain knowledge of department’s computerized billing system and identifies and corrects complex billing errors; prepares regular reports on deposits and payments not entered to assure quality of system procedures. Ensures accuracy of computer generated reports. Must be flexible to work at satellite locations. Scheduled hours are Monday 10:30a.m. – 6:30p.m. (Main Office), Tuesday 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. (EBO Branch), Wednesday 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m. (EBO Branch), Thursday 10:30a.m. – 6:30p.m. (Main Office) and Friday 8:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. (Main Office).
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred. Five (5) year’s experience in medical billing (medical division) or program coding billing (non-medical division). REQUIREMENTS: Verification of U.S. citizenship or employment eligibility. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License with minimum auto liability insurance. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Computer literacy, math, basic accounting, and word processing skills. Knowledge of medical terminology. DESIRED: Bilingual in Spanish.
Grade 10 Hourly Wages ($16.48 - $26.35)
Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433 (815) 727-8822 FAX (815) 727-8526 www.willcountyhealth.org
NO LATER THAN: 08/07/2019 DATE POSTED: 07/29/2019
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