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4916 W Elm Street
(IL Rte 120)
McHenry, IL 60050
phone: 815.363.7616
fax: 815.363.7613

Job Details

Medical Biller/ Coder
Starting DateASAP!
Salary / Wage$15.00 per hour

Location: Mchenry, IL.

Experienced medical biller/coder (Certified and/or ophthalmology experience would be a plus) to join our office. This person must exercise god judgement and discretion with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Attention to detail and the ability to prioritize workload with minimal supervision.

Job Summary:
Must have at least 2 years hands on billing/coding experienceCollect and enter claim informationResponsible for collecting, posting, and managing account payments through practice management systemAnswer inquires on account status, charges, write offs,etc. Resolves patient complaints or explains why certain services are not covered. Estimate patient portion for procedures and collect amount before all outpatient and hospital surgical procedures.Responsible for submitting timely, accurate insurance claims and ensuring proper payment controls based on authorization, and contracted rates through clearinghouse or via paper CMS-1500 form.Follows up with insurance company on unpaid or rejected claims. Resolves issue and re-submits claim. Writes appeal letters as necessary.May perform “soft” collections by notifying patient via mail and phone. Provides necessary information to collection agency for delinquent or past due accounts.Follows HIPAA guidelines in handling patient information.Create insurance and patient aging reports using practice management software.High School diploma or equivalent

The position will be four days a week about 36-40 hours with occasional evenings and Saturdays

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email careers@mchenryjobs.com to apply