Mental Health Support Services
$32,621 - $38,392
Deadline: 5pm December 13, 2018
The Chesterfield County Department of Mental Health Support Services is the single point of entry for public mental health, intellectual disabilities and substance use disorder services in Chesterfield County. The department is hiring a full-time Reimbursement Specialist that will be committed to providing medical billing, insurance verification and payment collection for medical and behavioral health.
What You Do and How You Do it:
This position is responsible for first/third party billing utilizing patient electronic health record system to ensure claims are billed in a timely and accurate manner for maximum reimbursement. It involves adjudicating claims, follow-up reviews, processing /tracking of claim submissions, downloading and processing remittances (e835), and resolving rejections. Also, responsible for cashiering, obtaining customer financial information, making necessary customer account adjustments, following-up with insurance companies and patients to ensure all accounts are paid in a timely manner and collaborating with co-workers and medical office personnel. Will perform a wide variety of duties to provide the efficient and effective management of accounts receivable. Perform other work as required.
Here's what you need:
High school diploma or GED required; Associate Degree in Business/Finance or Medical Billing preferred, two years of experience (three years preferred) in processing electronic medical claims, preferably Behavioral Health; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
The following is also required:
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
Familiarity with medical billing codes, Medicaid, Medicare and Commercial insurance carriers.
Strong attention to detail and the ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education /degree verification required. PLEASE NOTE: Previous applicants do not need to re-apply. Applications will remain under consideration until position is filled.
An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Hiring a Diverse and Bilingual Workforce
We'll be honest--at times you may be very busy. We need people who are dependable and dedicated. In the world of billing there is the ever-repeating billing cycle, posting payments, working denials and Medicaid changes and then you repeat it again next month. If you believe you're up to the challenge of billing and collecting revenue, we want you on our team!
A Chesterfield County application is required and must be submitted online by deadline.
Visit careers.chesterfield.gov to view instructions and to complete and submit an application. (804) 748-1551.
An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Workforce Diversity
About this company
Chesterfield County Human Resources provides complete Human Resource services for approximately 3800 full time employees not including schools.
Location/Region: Chesterfield, VA (US - 23832)