Billing Representative - Physician Support

Ascension Health Indianapolis, IN
Job ID: 259789Billing Representative - Physician SupportIndianapolis, IndianaRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Billing Representative

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: St. Vincent Health North Bldg

Department: Physician Support Services 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Days, 40 hours Weekly, Monday thru Friday - flex schedule

About Us

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana's largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women's and children's health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Billing Representative determines and verifies insurance coverage and coordination of benefits from all sources for assigned area. Ensures proper adequate and timely billing to ensure prompt payment.

Responsibilities:

* Confirms insurance coverage. Determines necessity for pre-authorization and obtains authorization for scheduled procedures.

* Determines financial responsibility for services to be provided. Notifies patients and/or practitioners of any services requested and/or referred that are not authorized by insurance.

* Communicates with patients and practitioners regarding financial responsibility and insurance coverage issues.

* Maintains detailed documentation in the patient account record of all billing activities. Maintains documentation of claims processed as part of the daily claims reconciliation process.

* Prepares and completes claims for commercial insurance companies, third party organizations and/or government or self payers.

* Researches, analyzes and reconciles Medicare/Medicaid billing and reimbursement practices.

* Maintains detailed documentation in the patient account record of all billing activities. Maintains documentation of claims processed as part of the daily claims reconciliation process.

* Consults with appropriate parties to resolve unbilled claims. Reviews recent accounts for proper billing practices and reimbursement.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Preferred Credential(s):

* Finger Printing.

Education:

* High School Diploma/Education or equivalent required.

* Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience preferred

Work Experience:

* 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.

These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.

To view our job openings, visit www.stvincent.org/jobs

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The Spirit of Caring

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http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

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E-Verify Statement

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