Experience working in Ophthalmic and/or Optometric billing
Knowledgeable of business and accounting processes for medical billing practices usually obtained from an associate's degree, with a degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Health Care Administration preferred.
A minimum of 2+ years of experience in a medical billing setting
Experience with insurance guidelines including HMO/PPO, Medicare, Medicaid and other payer requirements and systems.
Ability to work well in a team environment. Being able to triage priorities, delegate tasks if needed, and multi-task
Strong Problem-solving skills to research and resolve discrepancies, denials, appeals, collections. A calm manner and patience working with either patients or insurers during this process.
Familiarity with CPT and ICD-10 Coding for vision and medical vision insurance
Ability to work with multiple practices