BILLING TECH I - TAMC


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Job Number 48500
Posted 7/14/2017
Account The Aroostook Medical Center
Department Patient Accounting ARG
Location TAMC - North Street Mall Pat, ME 04769
Schedule Regular Full-time
Shift Day
Hours 8:00am - 4:30pm
Job Details GENERAL DESCRIPTION/MISSION STATEMENT: The Billing Tech must have a good understanding of all types of patient bills, answer inquiries from patients and insurance companies correctly regarding each account and bill designated accounts correctly for payment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:



1. Handle one or more designated financial classes as well as others from time to time which may include the professional components.

2. Monitor all bills for appropriateness, correct form (UB04 or 1500), accuracy, payments, credits and denials.

3. Maintain established goals for the financial class and provide report to the manager on a monthly basis.

4. Identify necessary adjustments by payer, non covered services, medical necessity, in accordance with established policies and procedures.

5. Review and ensure that electronic claims are transmitted each work day.

6. Adhere to Service Excellence Initiative.

7. Assist with special projects.

8. Assist with PDCA/Performance Improvement.

9. Know and understand safety guidelines.

10. Update Healthstream classes annually.

EDUCATION, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

1. High school or GED diploma.

2. Computer, typing, accounting and general office equipment skills.

3. Excellent verbal, numerical and interpersonal skills.

4. Ability to organize work and meet deadlines.

5. Related work experience of up to two years.

Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
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