Performs all aspects of collections operations to ensure timely and accurate filing of government and third party medical claims, ensures maximum reimbursement collection efforts and complies with corporate, JCAHO, and HIPAA regulations and procedures.
In addition, the collections coordinator performs the maintenance of the billing requirements set forth by Medicare/Medicaid carriers and the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) CMS1500 forms, including Medical Necessity.
Knowledge / Education
High School diploma, GED or equivalent
1 year of basic technical training in medical terminology and ICD-9 coding
2-3 years of medical billing experience
Skills / Competencies