|Employer:||Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists
|Job Location:||Partial Remote
|Specialties:||orthopaedics, ortho, surgery, physical therapy
|Location:||601 W 5th Ave, Suite 400 Spokane 99204, WA, US
The Medical Billing and Coding Representative
serves as the primary billing support for the providers and/or facilities of
NWOS. The Medical Billing and Coding Representative is responsible for ensuring
charges are accurately coded and reconciled.
- Coordinates with
clinical staff to get complete charge information for all encounters.
- Codes information on
procedures performed while ensuring proper use of CPT, ICD10, and modifiers.
- Verifies documentation
and completes charge information to produces accurate billings according to
- Works closely with
staff to ensure accurate collection of insurance information, referrals, and
- Corrects and resubmits
claims as needed to ensure accurate payments.
- Maintains required
billing records, reports, files, etc.
- Provides excellent
customer service to patients, clerical staff, and insurance companies,
communicating in a positive and professional manner.
- Identifies and
resolves patient billing complaints.
- Ensures that Accounts
Receivable is kept current according to organizational benchmarks.
- Adheres to all HIPAA
- Other duties as
- High school graduate
- Current Certified
Professional Coder (CPC) and/or COSC (Certified Orthopaedic Surgery Coder)
certification, or agreement to obtain within 6 months of hire.
- At least one year of
prior experience working in a medical office or hospital at any capacity.
- A minimum of two years
in a medical billing and/or coding role. CPC or COSC certification may be
considered in lieu of experience.
- Knowledge of current
ICD10 and CPT guidelines.
- Knowledge of medical
terminology and human anatomy.
- Strong written and
oral communication skills.
- Knowledge of computer
systems and programs.
- Knowledge of modern
office equipment including fax machines, copiers, scanners, etc.
- Life Insurance
- Disability Insurance
- 401k with company match
- Profit Sharing
- Paid Holidays