Pay Range:** $24.00 - $28.00 per hour
**Type:** Full-Time (*Possible Temp to Hire*)
**Schedule:** Monday - Friday (*Flexible start and end times*)
Join our dynamic practice in Emeryville and make an impact immediately. We're on the lookout for a talented Medical Biller/Collector to join our team. With a flexible schedule and competitive pay, this is your chance to shine in a fast-paced environment.
**Your Role: Medical Biller/Collector Extraordinaire**
As a Medical Biller/Collector, you'll be the linchpin of our billing and collections process. Your experience, attention to detail, and proactive approach will help us ensure accurate reimbursements and smooth operations.
**What You'll Do:**
- Master the art of billing, collections, and reimbursement for specific patient accounts.
- Identify and correct errors in claims, ensuring accuracy and timely processing.
- Champion the appeals process, fighting for additional benefits on wrongly processed claims.
- Initiate tracers and engage with insurance companies to secure rightful reimbursements.
- Handle correspondence regarding balances and updated insurance info.
- Collaborate with the Billing Manager on special projects and decisions.
**Qualifications We're Seeking:**
- At least one year of healthcare office experience with billing
- Deadline-driven mentality, even in high-volume settings.
- Experience with Workers Compensation billing is a big plus.
- Keep your cool under pressure, proactive in solving challenges, and detail-oriented.
- Lightning-fast and accurate keyboarding skills.
- Knowledgeable about Medical Terminology, ICD-10, and CPT coding.
- Familiarity with billing software; MediTab IMS software experience is a bonus.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel.
- Working knowledge of OMFS and Worker's Compensation appeals and collections.
- Understanding of Medicare, Medi-Cal HMO Regulations, Commercial, PPO, and HMO Regulations.
- High school diploma or GED; Certified Professional Coder (CPC) certification is a plus.
**What's In It For You:**
- Competitive benefits package (available after 90 days), including PTO, Paid Holidays, Medical, Dental, Vision plans, and a 401K.
- Opportunity to work in a thriving practice and make a meaningful impact.
- Be part of a dedicated team focused on success.
If you're ready to take your Medical Billing/Collecting expertise to the next level and embrace the challenges of a fast-paced environment, we're excited to hear from you! Apply today with your updated resume and let's embark on this journey together.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Salary: $24.00 - $28.00 per hour
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