The Billing Specialist follows patient accounts through the entire billing process after charge entry to completion of payment process. Performs functions as related to medical billing and collection processes by following up on outstanding claims, submitting appeals, researching eligibility and benefits, posting insurance and patient payments when applicable, discussing and collecting patient balances and assisting clinic sites with billing questions. The Billing Specialist directly affects the unit of clinic profitability by following up for payment of previously coding visits and procedures. The incumbent resolves issues with insurance companies regarding incorrect registration information, claims processing, contract reimbursement amounts and coding issues.
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