Summit Medical Group Knoxville, TN, USA
May 02, 2018
About Our Career Opportunity Summit Medical Group has an immediate opening for an experienced Medical Billing Specialist to post patient charges to the billing system, using appropriate codes (ICD-9/ ICD-10/ CPT) and investigate action forms and formulates solutions. This is a full time opportunity working M-F, 8-5. Responsibilities : (All required duties are not listed) Assists in maintaining, updating and auditing the patient account information. Adjusts patient accounts according to established policies and procedures. Cross-trains other staff in job duties, charge entry functions, skills, and updates, as coordinated with the Manager of Business Services. Communicates with insurance companies and patients as needed. Communicates appropriate problems, questions and/or concerns to supervisor. Updates patient account information continuously, so records reflect the most updated information possible. Attends training and other meetings as appropriate; keeps current on revisions related to registration and computer skills. Obtains all required hospital patient information utilizing secure access to hospital patient records. Assists with obtaining authorization numbers from insurance companies and hospitals. Assists with other office functions, such as answering phones, taking messages, registering patients, filing charge sheets, patient information log and sorting the mail, as requested. Education High School Diploma or equivalent required. Other vocational or college credits preferred. Experience : A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a hospital based physician's office required.