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Insurance Collector (91623)

Company: Austin Cancer Centers
Location: Austin
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

SummaryThe Insurance Collector, under the supervision of the Revenue Cycle Manager, is responsible for accurate and timely collections of all insurance charges.Main Job Functions

  • Prepares and maintains collection reports, taking appropriate action as necessary.
  • Submits assigned A/R follow-up reports to Billing Supervisor weekly.
  • Responds to telephone inquiries from internal as well as external customers regarding billing, payment, or other account inquiries.
  • Analyzes and reviews claims for accuracy, completeness and eligibility.
  • Submits paper claims and other supporting documentation as necessary.
  • Maintains knowledge of medical necessity guidelines that pertain to assigned collection accounts.
  • Notifies supervisor of any trends in denials or unpaid activities.
  • Performs complicated tasks such as appeals on complex medical necessity denials.
  • Works in collaboration with the entire Practice as it relates to reimbursement questions.
  • Meets or exceeds performance parameters as established by the Practice.
  • Acts as a liaison between the patient and the insurance company to resolve unpaid claims.Supervisory Responsibilities
    • NoneQualificationsMinimum Qualifications
      • Ability to project a professional image.
      • Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements and clinic policies and procedures.
      • Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of practice in job situations.
      • Strong interpersonal skills.
      • Knowledge of basic accounting and medical business office procedures in oncology setting.
      • Detailed understanding of appropriate ICD-9 and CPT as well as HCPCS procedural coding.
      • Familiar with concepts, practices, and procedures within the Medical and Radiation Oncology field.
      • Strong knowledge of insurance plans, both local and federal.
      • Strong organizational and time management skills.
      • Working knowledge of personal computer and software applications used in job functions (Medical software systems, data input etc.)Education and/or Experience
        • High school diploma or equivalent required.
        • Two (2) or more years of medical revenue cycle experience required.Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
          • NoneWhat We Offer
            • Competitive Salary
            • 401(k) + Employer Match
            • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
            • Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurance
            • Paid Time Off + Paid Holidays
            • Employee Assistance ProgramAustin Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity Jobble

Keywords: Austin Cancer Centers, Austin , Insurance Collector (91623), Other , Austin, Texas

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