Responsible for accurate billing and collections of Physician Receivables. Gives feedback to team lead on ways to improve daily processes and improve collections. Able to work in a team environment and problem solve. Ensures clean claims and timely follow up of claims with insurance companies.
High school/GEDA A A A Required
Minimum Work Experience
Physician billing and collection experience preferred
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Excellent customer services skills and ability to work with a team required. Familiar with rules and regulations of CMS/Tenncare and other payers to ensure proper collection of insurance data to finalize claims for proper billing and to proper payer on first claim submission. Excellent typing stills. Ability to work with insurance companies to ensure timely payment of claims. Problem solving stills and multi tasking required.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Light lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 10-20 lbs occasionally and frequent moving of objects of less than 10 lbs is required. Frequent sitting with some walking, standing, squatting, bending and reaching is required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.