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Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 3:14 AM

Job Description Come join our growing team! Hospice of America is a service-driven organization relentlessly focused on patient care, customer service and compliance. We own and operate agencies in six states. Our National Support Center is located in Birmingham, Alabama. We are currently seeking an Insurance Billing and Collections Clerk with strong experience in Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial insurance billing. Hospice billing experience is strongly preferred. Job Description Summary The Insurance Specialist is responsible for the accurate and timely verification of Commercial Insurance, Medicaid and Medicaid Managed Care benefits and obtaining authorization. **ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES** * Accurately enter patient billing data, including authorizing visits into the information system. * Accurately processes Medicaid, commercial payer and patient claims in accordance with payer requirements and organization policy. * Assists in the preparation of monthly billing and accounts receivable reports. * Maintains accurate Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial billing analysis reports. * Maintains complete and accurate billing and accounts receivable records. * Alerts appropriate management team members regarding late or missing documents required for billing. * Assists with the collection of receivables by monitoring patient insurance authorizations and alerting the billing manager of seriously overdue accounts. * Establishes and maintains positive working relationships with patients, payers, and other customers. * Maintains the confidentiality of patient and organization information at all times. * Performs other specific projects relating to billing, data entry, and computer operations as required. The above statements are only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those stated in this description. Required Skills 1. At least two (2) years' experience in health care data entry, preferably in hospice care systems. 2. At least one (1) year of previous health care related billing experience, preferably in hospice care billing. Commercial Insurance verification specifically. 3. Experience with HomeCareHomeBase a plus. 4. High school graduate or equivalent, two (2) years college preferred. 5. Organization 6. Attention to detail *Tracking Code:* 861-086 *Job Location:* Birmingham, Alabama, United States *Position Type:* Full-Time/Regular


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