Responsible position reporting to the assigned Division/Department Head through intermediate supervisors, as directed or required. Candidate will carry out complex clerical tasks including but not limited to; telephone reception, registration, entering patient charges, payment collection, generating reports, scheduling and assisting with the insurance and medical claims. Candidate will maximize receipts of revenue through training, problem solving, and implementation of quality assurance system in billing procedures and collections. This will include maintaining current knowledge of the department’s computerized billing system, running and reviewing daily reports, and identifying and correcting complex billing errors. Candidate will be knowledgeable of diagnostic, procedural coding and payer requirements in the area of medical services. Candidate must be able to work independently and harmoniously with clients and staff.
Reimbursement Specialist I: High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred. Five (5) years of experience in medical billing (in the medical office/third party billing setting). Reimbursement Specialist II: Education: High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred. Demonstrate the ability to perform the essential job functions of a Reimbursement Specialist I. Demonstrates working knowledge of Electronic Health Records and claims processing software. At least one year experience as medical/dental biller and coder, preferably with FQHC experience. 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
Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433 (815)727-8822 Fax (815)727-8526 www.willcountyhealth.org
NOT LATER THAN: 05/16/2022 DATE POSTED: 05/05/2022 THESE DATES ONLY APPLY TOWARD OUR UNION EMPLOYEES
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