Lone Star Circle of Care (LSCC) is an equal opportunity employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The Billing Specialist follows patient accounts through the entire billing process after charge entry to completion of payment process. Performs functions as related to medical billing and collection processes by following up on outstanding claims, submitting appeals, researching eligibility and benefits, posting insurance and patietn payments when applicable, discussing and collecting patient balances and assisting clinic sites with billing questions. The Billing Specialist directly affects the unit of clinic profitability by following up for payment of previously coding visits and procedures. This position has the authority to negotiate payment settlements for patients or with insurance companies and authorized patient discounts within the policy and procedure guidelines.
The incumbent resolves issues with insurance companies regarding incorrect registration information, claims processing, contract reimbursement amounts and coding issues.
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