Responsible for maximizing 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. Must maintain knowledge of department’s computerized billing system and identify and correct complex billing errors; prepare regular reports on deposits and payments not entered to assure quality of system procedures. Ensures accuracy of computer-generated reports. Ability to work independently and harmoniously with clients and staff. Schedule calls for Tuesday-Thursday 10:30am-6:30pm, Friday/Saturday 8:00am-4:00pm and may be required to travel to other satellite offices as needed.
High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred. Five years’ experience in medical billing (medical division) or program coding/billing (non-medical divisions). REQUIREMENTS: Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License, with minimum auto liability insurance. Verification of employment eligibility or U.S. citizenship. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Computer literacy, math, basic accounting, and word processing skills. Knowledge of medical terminology. DESIRED: Bilingual in Spanish.
Grade 10 Hourly Wage ($17.75-$27.69)
HR Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433 FAX (815) 727-8526
NOT LATER THAN: 10/18/21 DATE POSTED: 10/7/21
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