Senior Medical Billing Specialist
The Senior Medical Billing Specialist is a high-level member of the Accounts Receivable Resolution (ARR) team and will serve as an additional resource to the Manager and/or Supervisor in the day-to-day responsibilities of the Department. The individual in this position will respond to questions and work to resolve account/denial resolution issues. Assist in coordination of information throughout the team. Serve as the escalation point for insurance follow-up issues, track/respond to denial trends and manage the most complex accounts. Review and resolve particularly complex claims, denials and credits through assigned CB work files and/or other tools as designed within the unit. Communicate issues to management that may have a negative financial impact on assigned departments at the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine. Monitor denial trends and recommend solutions for identified problems, providing specific details and back-up materials/examples. Assist in training staff in assigned specialties and in the use of Centricity Business functions in order to improve internal processes and minimize unnecessary redundancy of work assignments.
Requires a high school diploma and 6 years’ experience in medical practice billing; bachelor’s degree preferred. Must have and maintain a strong working knowledge of ICD10 and CPT coding as it relates to physician billing; CPC certification preferred. Strong PC software experience and advanced oral and written communication skills required. Must have proven ability in collections and negotiation as well as the ability to understand and apply contract language to billing.
All applications MUST be submitted via our website.
CU Medicine is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our staff and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees prior to their employment. Additionally, drug and health screenings may be required for some positions. We are an equal opportunity employer.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Required Education High School
- University of Colorado Medicine, AURORA, Colorado, United States of America