Insurance Billing/Collection Assistant II - Physicians Billing Service
Washington University in St. Louis
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Internal Number: JR71875
Under direct supervision, enters payment, adjustments and denial transactions received for medical billing via either paper Explanation of Benefits (EOB) or electronic remittance files ensuring the applicable billing deadlines are met. Individuals are responsible for processing payment batches in a timely manner.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Posting medical insurance Explanation of Benefits details, payments, and patient payments either from image documents, electronic reports or miscellaneous reports.
Special projects/duties as assigned by supervisor.
Office is located at 1234 S. Kingshighway, Suite 1800.
Normal office environment.
Positions works remotely, however occasional onsite presence will be required.
Work is fast paced and demanding with time constraints and productivity requirements.
Working knowledge of computers, general office equipment, telephone console, medical terminology, collection techniques and communication skills that involve dealing with confidential information.
High school diploma or equivalent high school certification.
Two to three years of related experience in bookkeeping/accounting and/or medical collection setting.
$16.66 - $24.17 / HourlyThe salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.
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