Medical Billing Specialist

Recruiter
Kforce
Location
Wallingford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 08, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Kforce client in the Wallingford, CT area is seeking a Medical Billing/Accounts Receivable Specialist for a long term contract role.This position includes, but is not limited to:

* Billing, payer edits and rejections

* Review of specific unpaid accounts in order to determine the status and required action needed to expedite payment by the third party payers

* Denial Management and multi-level appeals

* Review insurance remittances and related correspondence and contact insurance carriers until the resolution of a payment or claim rejection has been received

* High School diploma or GED equivalent

* Minimum 3 years of billing and third party collections, preferably in healthcare

* Extensive follow-up knowledge of all Commercial and Government payers

* Billing knowledge of all Government and multiple third party payers

* Denial management, analysis and multi-level appeals for all payers

* Ability to analyze and review reports to determine payer next-steps for under and overpayments

* Computer skills, including but not limited to Microsoft Word and Excel

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Hours c621a64efea54bb183853e11adb11300