Virginia Spine Institute
(VSI), the premier Center of Excellence for spinal heal in the Washington D.C.
metropolitan area, is seeking a Medical Billing Specialist to join our elite
team. This position will report to the
Director of Billing and join a comprehensive team of 10 Billing and
Authorization Specialists. This team is
responsible for all aspects of the organization’s revenue cycle, including
claims submission, coding, payment posting, denial management and account
receivables follow up. This position
requires a candidate with a strong medical billing background as well as
exceptional customer service skills.
insurance accounts receivable, including timely follow up of denied claims,
contacting insurance companies for status of claims and preparation of appeals.
§ Manage patient
accounts receivable, including corresponding with patients to resolve account
inquiries and establish payment plans.
Prepares accounts for external collection agency.
claims for submission including charge entry and submission of electronic and
trends in denials and opportunities for improvement in the billing process.
§ Provide excellent standard of customer service when
communicating with patients to resolve all inquiries regarding billing,
outstanding balance or overall account status.
§ Responsible for
reviewing patient records, including operative reports and procedure notes, for
correct coding, appropriate documentation, and compliance with industry
guidelines and standards
§ Bachelors degree in business or related field, post graduate degree
§ 1-3 years of billing experience in the health care industry
§ Candidate should be familiar with HCFA 1500, UB 92, CPT and ICD9 coding
oriented problem solver, helpful and
strong organizational skills
§ Preferred experience in
physician billing with an emphasis on collections
§ Proficient with oral and written communication, articulate, professional