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Billing Follow-Up Specialist - Hospital

Company: Guidehouse
Location: Vance
Posted on: November 14, 2021

Job Description:

OverviewGuidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures with a focus on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare our clients for future growth and success. The company has more than 10,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies. For more information, please visit: .ResponsibilitiesThe Billing Follow Up Specialist manages patient account receivables in a responsible and timely manner. This includes contacting insurance and other payers by phone to check on claim status, inputting the claim status by electronic means and documenting in the EHR as required following policies and procedures. The position will handle pertinent follow up correspondence and be effective in providing excellent customer service with insurance companies and patients. The individual must have a broad knowledge of hospital billing requirements. This knowledge will include claims processing, insurance reimbursement, coverage issues and some knowledge of diagnostic coding. Also, the individual must fully understand the functionality of the hospital billing process as it related to payors such as BCBS of Alabama,all BCBS out of state plans, Commercial insurers, HMO plans, etc. all of which have unique information demands. Must be able to communicate clearly and professionally, in both verbal and written form and the ability to maintain excellent interpersonal skills with the patient population, peers and team members. Maintain an excellent working relationship with all physician offices.Duties:Call insurance company for status in a timely manner and notate accountsCheck website for status in a timely manner and notate accountsBill claims with correct edits/ email coding if necessaryFollow all policy and procedures required by Medical WestFollow up on all correspondence timelyAnswer emails timelyAll other duties as assignedQualificationsRequiredHigh School diploma3 years of experience in hospital billing and follow up and/or 3 years or more physician billing and follow upKnowledge of coding, CPT4 and ICD10Knowledge of revenue codes Preferred:Knowledge of SSI Billing and MeditechAdditional RequirementsThe successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.Due to our contractual requirements, to be eligible for this role, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated at time of hire.DisclaimerAbout GuidehouseGuidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.Rewards and BenefitsGuidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.Benefits include:Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision InsurancePersonal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid HolidaysPosition may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonusParental Leave and Adoption Assistance401(k) Retirement PlanBasic Life & Supplemental LifeHealth Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending AccountsShort-Term & Long-Term DisabilityTuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning OpportunitiesSkills Development & CertificationsEmployee Referral ProgramCorporate Sponsored Events & Community OutreachEmergency Back-Up Childcare ProgramPosition may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive#IndeedSponsored

Keywords: Guidehouse, Tuscaloosa , Billing Follow-Up Specialist - Hospital, Accounting, Auditing , Vance, Alabama

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