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. Schedule calls for Tuesday at EBO (9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.) and Wednesday at EBO (8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.); Thursday and Friday in Joliet, 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Saturday in Joliet, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.
High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred. Demonstrate the ability to perform the essential job functions of a Reimbursement Specialist I (Five (5) years of experience). 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. Must Possess a valid Illinois Driver's License, with minimum auto liability insurance. Verification of employment eligibilty or U.S. citizenship. Ability to work independently and harmoniously with clients and staff. Computer literacy, math, basic accounting, and word processing skills. Knowledge of medical terminology.
Grade 11 Hourly Wage ($17.14-$27.41)
Program Coordinator, Human Resources
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