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Kforce Medical Biller in Queensbury, New York

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Medical Biller in Queensbury, New York (NY).Responsibilities include:

  • The main function of a medical biller is to submit medical claims to insurance companies and payers such as Medicare and Medicaid

  • Responsible for the timely submission of technical or professional medical claims to insurance companies

  • Obtain referrals and pre-authorizations as required for procedures and check eligibility and benefit verification

  • Review patient bills for accuracy and completeness and obtain any missing information

  • Prepare, review, and transmit claims using billing software, including electronic and paper claim processing

  • Follow up on unpaid claims within standard billing cycle timeframe

  • Check each insurance payment for accuracy and compliance with contract discount

  • Call insurance companies regarding any discrepancy in payments if necessary

  • Identify and bill secondary or tertiary insurances

  • Research and appeal denied claims

  • Answer all patient or insurance telephone inquiries pertaining to assigned accounts

  • Set up patient payment plans and work collection accounts

  • Preferably has a degree in healthcare or is currently pursuing one

  • Minimum of 1 year of billing, claims, and collection experience or equivalent certification

  • Must have consistent tenure of 2 years or more in your last positions (unless it was your first position)

  • Must have patient, physician, facility, or provider billing experience and knowledge of medical terminology

  • Must be open to training and consider themselves computer savvy

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:13.00Maximum Compensation:15.00