Follow Up Rep (x1)

Location: Chicago Region
Category: Healthcare
Employment Type: Contract To Hire
Contact: rachel.tracy@addisongroup.com

Do you want to impact patient lives by joining a successful healthcare company? Please contact us today to discuss this opportunity!

Insurance Follow Up Specialist-Hospital & Physician

Job Responsibilities

  • Medical Collector is responsible for full cycle medical insurance collections for multispecialty physician and hospital services
  • Collect on government Medicare, Medicaid, Worker's Compensation, and commercial insurance and patient outstanding balances
  • Medical Collector is responsible for following up on insurance claim status, resolving denials & rejections, submitting re-bills, re-submit claims, and file appeals
  • Medical Collector must establish payment plans, accept payment, and work aging reports
  • Post insurance and patient payments (cash, check, credit card, Explanation of Benefits, EOB, EFT, lock box)
  • Manage accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Medical Collector is responsible for obtaining insurance verification, precertification, and authorization via phone and insurance payer portals
  • Medical Collector must update patient accounts with registration, insurance, demographic, scheduling, and billing data
  • Medical Collector must provide superior high volume patient customer service in a fast paced environment
  • Use Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Excel/Outlook/Power Point), medical software, payer portals, and type 40+WPM


Requirements
  • Medical Collector must possess 1+ years' experience performing full cycle medical insurance collections for multispecialty physician and hospital services
  • Experience collecting on government, Medicare, Medicaid, Worker's Compensation, and commercial insurance and patient balances
  • Medical Collector must have experience following up on claim status, resolving denials & rejections, re-billings, re-submitting claims, & filing appeals
  • Medical Collector must have experience managing accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Medical Collector must have experience posting insurance and patient payments, cash applications, cash posting (nation of Benefits, EOB, EFT, lock box)
  • Medical Collector must have experience obtaining insurance verification, precertification, and authorization via phone and online insurance payer portals
  • Experience updating patient accounts with registration, insurance, demographic, scheduling, and billing data
  • Experience performing high volume in person and phone patient customer service in a fast paced environment
  • Medical Collector must possess a strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Excel/Outlook/Power Point), payer portals, & electronic medical records (EMR) software
  • Ability to type 40+WPM required (alphanumeric & 10-key typing)


Why choose Addison Healthcare?
  • Pay: We negotiate high salaries for you using the US Bureau of Labor Statistics and you are eligible for bonuses
  • Benefits: You are eligible for medical, dental, vision insurance benefits AND 401K match
  • Permanent Employment: The majority of Addison Healthcare job openings lead to potential permanent employment
  • Connections: You are connected directly with hiring managers from hospitals, physician groups, and healthcare consulting companies
  • Professional Development: You are provided hiring process advice, resume revision, and employment term negotiation
  • Urgency: Your level of urgency to find your next career matches our level of urgency


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