Exelixis, Inc. is a genomics-based drug discovery company located in Alameda, California, and the producer of Cometriq, a treatment approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for medullary thyroid cancer with clinical activity in several other types of metastatic cancer. We are seeking a qualified and dedicated Medical Biller/Admin to join our administrative office. In this position, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks requiring data analysis, in-depth evaluation, and sound judgment. As our Medical Biller, your daily duties will include maintaining billing software, appealing denied claims, and recording late payments.
Prepare and submit billing data and medical claims to insurance companies.
Ensure the patient’s medical information is accurate and up to date.
Prepare bills and invoices, and document amounts due for medical procedures and services.
Collect and review referrals and pre-authorizations.
Monitor and record late payments.
Follow-up on missed payments and resolve financial discrepancies.
Examine patient bills for accuracy and request any missing information.
Investigate and appeal denied claims.
Help patients develop patient payment plans.
Maintain billing software by updating rate change, cash spreadsheets, and current collection reports.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Health Care Administration, Accounting or relevant field.
A minimum of 1 year experience as a Medical Biller or similar role.
Solid understanding of billing software and electronic medical records.
Must have the ability to multitask and manage time effectively.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Outstanding problem-solving and organizational abilities.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 20119
About Exelixis, Inc.
Exelixis, Inc. is a genomics-based drug discovery company located in Alameda, California, and the producer of Cometriq, a treatment approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for medullary thyroid cancer with clinical activity in several other types of metastatic cancer. The staff at Exelixis come from unusually diverse demographic backgrounds. The company is 45.2% female and 56.9% ethnic minorities. Despite its diversity in other areas, Exelixis employees are noticeably lacking in political diversity. It has an unusually high proportion of employees who are members of the Democratic Party, at 83.0%. Employees seem to enjoy working in an otherwise diverse workplace that is dominated by members of the Democratic Party.