Medical Billing Specialist - Sacramento
Medical Billing Specialist
The city of Sacramento is the capital of California, with a population of over 500,000. The broader Sacramento metro area is home to over 2.4 million residents. Sacramento is a major center for healthcare, with world-renowned UC Davis School of Medicine close by, making it an ideal location for talented healthcare professionals. Whether you prefer to work in a hospital, clinic, home care or senior housing setting - Sacramento job opportunities in healthcare are abundant.
Join an exciting team with a collaborative and high-energy culture with professionals passionate about revenue cycle management in healthcare! As a medical biller you will generate revenue by making payment arrangements, collecting accounts, and monitoring and pursuing delinquent accounts.
Medical Biller / Medical Billing Job Duties:
- Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures; reporting compliance issues.
- Maintains quality results by following standards.
- Collects delinquent accounts by establishing payment arrangements with patients; monitoring payments; following up with patients when payment lapses occur.
- Utilizes collection agencies and small claims court to collect accounts by evaluating and selecting collection agencies; determining appropriateness of pursuing legal remedies; testifying for the hospital in court cases.
- Maintains Medicare bad-debt cost report by tracking billings; monitoring collections; compiling information.
- Initiates claims against estates by monitoring unpaid accounts
- Protect organization's value by keeping collection information confidential.
- Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
- Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
- Enhances billing department and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Medical Biller / Medical Billing Qualifications:
- Experience in medical billing or revenue cycle management is required