Randstad Credential and Billing Specialist in Norfolk, Virginia

Credential and Billing Specialist

job details:

  • location:Norfolk, VA

  • salary:$13 - $15 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, March 2, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:424569

job description

Growing company in Norfolk is currently hiring for a Part Time Credential and Billing Specialist for a reputable organization. The ideal candidate will have prior experience processing claims, appeals and denials.

Pay-Rate Range: ( will vary pending recent/current salary, credentials and experience)

Billing Specialist

Purpose: Utilize data provided by medical coders to compile and submit claims to insurance companies, third parties, and subsequently bill patients.

Essential Functions:

Day-to-day responsibilities and assigned functions may include:

  • Using coded data to produce, submit and authorize claims to insurance companies

  • Responsible for electronic and paper billing of client charges in accordance with agency policy and the accounting procedures

  • Working directly with insurance companies, healthcare providers and patients to process claims for payment

  • Reviewing and appealing unpaid and denied claims

  • Servicing Patient Accounts, as needed, including verifying patients' insurance coverage and answering billing/claims inquiries

  • Responsible for collections on past due accounts

  • Responsible for entry of third party payments and application into Medisoft daily.

Experience/Education :

  • 2-5+ years of Third Party/Medical Billing experience

  • Associate Degree or RHIT certification preferred but not required

Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate:

  • Team-Player Mentality - Initiative to support peers through quality teamwork

  • Work Ethic - Results-driven; ability to consistently meet/exceed expectations and goals

  • Dedication, Drive, Dependability - Display a desire to execute on day-to-day duties

  • Positive Attitude - Critical thinking and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

  • Flexibility/Adaptability-Ability to embrace change, engage and adapt, accordingly