This position will be responsible for all billing and collections functions for a growing diagnostic company.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary duties include following up with insurance companies on claim status, gathering and submitting any missing information, rebilling, appeals, denials and collections. Responsible for working aging accounts as determined by Billing Manager. Maintains confidentiality; adheres to all HIPAA guidelines and regulations. Performs other duties as deemed appropriate by management.
This job as no supervisory responsibilities.
- Minimum 2+ years of experience in full cycle Billing/Collections.
- Experience in laboratory billing helpful and preferred.
- Experience with appeals and non-contracted billing preferred.
- Knowledge of CPT, ICD & HCFA 1500.
- MUST have strong computer and communication skills, Excel a must.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees, and providers.
- Ability to read and understand an EOB.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
A minimum of 2 years of medical billing experience a must. Medical billing certificate a plus.
Abililty to effectively communicate with peers, supervisor and payers over the telephone and via email.
Ability to resond to common inquiries from insurance companies or different internal departments.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
Billing Certificate preferred.
Most of the work is performed in the corporate office.
The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
Exagen is a patient focused, discovery driven laboratory based in Vista, CA. We serve patients and their healthcare practitioners across the United States. Our commitment is to provide physicians with accurate and clinically actionable results to guide the management of systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases. If you are interested in working hard to improve the lives of patients suffering from these challenging conditions then consider Exagen for your next career move.