Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - North
Posted Date: 2/28/2024
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 1107.72070 Hawthorn Business Office

Steward Medical Group at Hawthorn Medical Associates is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated Medical Biller.

The successful candidate will:

  • Maintain third party billing records, research and analyze delinquent third-party payer claims, resolution of problems such as reimbursement and then adjust and resubmit claims. Follow up on submitted claims and patient billing.
  • Research and analyze delinquent third-party payer claims such as Medicare, Medicaid, and Commercial and Non-commercial carriers; verify patient eligibility, adjust and submit claims as necessary.
  • Respond to inquiries from patient/third-party payers; explain insurance coverage to patients, research problems, and correct errors by utilizing accurate ICD 9 and CPT codes.
  • Maintain and update patient demographic information for proper billing to Insurance carriers as necessary.
  • Follow up on submitted claims, monitor unpaid claim reports; initiate tracers; resubmit claims as necessary.
  • Respond to all inquiries from third-party payers in a timely manner. Respond to inquiries from individual insurance carriers (Commercial and Non-commercial) as well as patient calls with specific insurance questions.
  • Post and initiate corrective action for all rejections from checks as well as correspondence from different insurance carriers.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma required.
  • Knowledge in third-party medical billing with 2 years’ experience in specialty services preferred.
  • Solid working knowledge of third-party billing, ICD 10 and CPT codes
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, high level of organizational skills; self-motivated; strong problem-solving skills; the ability to exercise independent judgment based upon established policies, protocols, or practices

We offer you:

  • Vacation, holiday and sick time
  • Medical, dental, vision and other elective insurances
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401K with company contribution
  • Supportive culture and professional development
  • Internal growth opportunities

Hawthorn Medical Associates, an affiliate of Steward Health Care, was established in 1970 and is the largest multi-specialty group practice in the Greater New Bedford area. We have many of the area’s finest physicians who practice in our state-of-the-art facilities in a campus-like setting. They are supported by a skilled professional and support staff and together provide high quality, comprehensive medical care to more than 138,000 patients each year.

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

For more information, visit steward.org

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