Workers Comp Collector

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

Medical Collector

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform 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 Collectors follow up on insurance claim status, resolve denials & rejections, submit re-bills, re-submit claims, and file appeals
  • Medical Collectors establish payment plans, accept payment, and work aging reports
  • Medical Collectors post insurance and patient payments (cash, check, credit card, Explanation of Benefits, EOB, EFT, lock box)
  • Medical Collectors manage accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Medical Collectors obtain insurance verification, precertification, and authorization via phone and insurance payer portals
  • Medical Collectors update patient accounts with registration, insurance, demographic, scheduling, and billing data
  • Medical Collectors provide superior high volume patient customer service in a fast paced environment
  • Medical Collectors use Microsoft Office Word/Excel/Outlook, medical software, payer portals, and type 40+WPM


Requirements

  • 1+ performing full cycle medical insurance collections for multispecialty physician and hospital services
  • Medical Collectors must have prior experience collecting on government, Medicare, Medicaid, Worker's Compensation, and commercial insurance and patient balances
  • Medical Collectors must have prior experience following up on claim status, resolving denials & rejections, re-billings, re-submitting claims, & filing appeals
  • Medical Collectors must have prior experience managing accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Medical Collectors must have prior experience posting insurance and patient payments, cash applications, cash posting (nation of Benefits, EOB, EFT, lock box)
  • Medical Collectors must have prior experience obtaining insurance verification, precertification, and authorization via phone and online insurance payer portals
  • Medical Collectors must have prior experience updating patient accounts with registration, insurance, demographic, scheduling, and billing data
  • Medical Collectors must have prior high volume in person and phone patient customer service experience
  • Medical Collectors must demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office Word/Excel/Outlook, payer portals, & electronic medical records (EMR) software
  • Medical Collectors must demonstrate 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
  • Benefits: You are eligible for medical, dental, vision insurance benefits AND 401K match
  • Bonuses: You are eligible for monetary bonuses
  • 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
  • Options: You are presented multiple employment location options near your home
  • Professional Development: You are provided hiring process advice, resume revision, and employment term negotiation
  • Confidential: Your career search is confidential and your resume is not online
  • Feedback: You receive immediate feedback on your candidacy for jobs
  • Urgency: Your level of urgency to find your next career matches our level of urgency


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