Associate Insurance Representative | PFS Billing | Worthington, MN
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Facility: Worthington Medical Center
Location: Worthington, MN
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
The Associate Insurance Representative processes and monitors unpaid third party insurance, Medicare, Medicaid or government-assisted program accounts for proper reimbursement; primarily but not limited to prebilled accounts. Prepares and submits claims to payers either electronically or by paper. Secures necessary medical documentation required or requested by payers. Performs account follow-up on outstanding insurance balances and takes the necessary action for account resolution in accordance with established federal and state regulations.
Processes daily workflow changes that depending on department may include, eligibility verification, verification of information, payment postings, initiating refunds, processing month end, resolving and troubleshooting incidents, reporting, initial billings and re-billings of claims, scanning and indexing of documents, and be the point of contact to provide assistance as needed. Responsible for assuring accounts are set up correctly with the information available is completed timely and accurately.
Completes work within authorized time to assure compliance with departmental standards. Keeps updated on all state/federal billing requirements and changes for insurance types within area of responsibility. Understands edits and appropriate department procedures to effectively submit and/or correct errors on claims. Processes and resolves denials that are technical in nature (i.e.: records required denials). Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.
Some trade course classes in accounting, business and communications would be very helpful in this position.
Previous experience in medical billing preferred. Computer skills essential.
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Job Function: Revenue Cycle
Req Number: R-26917