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Job Opportunities

Leawood Pediatrics is currently looking to hire a full time medical biller to join our team! This person will be responsible for the timely submission of medical claims to insurance companies. This position is located onsite in a physician office.
 
Job Duties:
- Review patient bills for accuracy and completeness and obtain any missing information
- Prepare, review, and transmit claims using billing software, including electronic and paper claim processing.
- Knowledge of insurance guidelines, including HMO/PPO
- Follow up on unpaid claims within standard billing cycle timeframe
- Check each insurance payment for accuracy and compliance with contract discount
- Call insurance companies regarding any discrepancy in payments if necessary
- Identify and bill secondary or tertiary insurances
- Research and appeal denied claims.
- Answer all patient or insurance telephone inquiries pertaining to assigned accounts
- Set up patient payment plans and work collection accounts
Education and Experience Required
- High School diploma required
- Minimum of two to five years in a medical office setting
- Pediatric experience preferred
- eMDs experience preferred but not required
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Use of computer systems and software
- Effective communication abilities for phone contacts with insurance payers to resolve issues
- Customer service skills for interacting with patients regarding medical claims and payments
- Able to work in a team environment
- Problem-solving skills to research and resolve discrepancies, denials, appeals and collections
Expected Salary
Salary starting at $16 an hour based on experience

Please email your resume to admin@leawoodpediatrics.com