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Reimbursement Specialist II CHC/097

WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT & COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

Job Posted: Jul 29, 2022

Job Category
Community Health Center, Clerical

Job Summary
Responsible for maximizing receipts of revenue through trammg, 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 Monday-Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm, and Friday 8:00am-4:00pm.

Minimum Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Reimbursement Specialist 1:
High School diploma or equivalent, some college preferred. Five years’ experience in medical billing (medical division) or program coding/billing (non-medical divisions). 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 ( 1) year experience as medical/dental biller and coder, preferably with FQHC experience.

REQUIREMENTS
Verification of employment eligibility or U.S. citizenship. 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, effective communication skills, and able to multi-task

Salary Range

Grade 11 Hourly Wages ($18.10-$28.23)

Disclaimer

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APPLY BY:
NO LATER THAN 8/8/22

DATE POSTED:
CHC/097 – July 29, 2022
THESE DATES APPLY TOWARD OUR UNION EMPLOYEES ONLY

Contact:
Stacey J. Knack, M.B.A.
Program Coordinator, Human Resources
Will County Health Department
501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433
(815)727-8822
Fax (815)727-8526