Medical Billing Collector - Billing - Clearwater, FL at Lincare Holdings in Clearwater, Florida

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

* Contacts payers for medical claims status, followup denials, or partial payments

* Obtains payer requirements for timely adjudication of claims

* Files claims with appropriate documentation attached

* Pursues, maintains, and communicates medical coverage/guideline changes/updates

* Processes all incoming and outgoing correspondence as assigned

* Verifies, adjusts, and updates Accounts Receivable (A/R) according to correspondence received from insurance company

* Helps facilitate interoffice communication on error and denial trends

* Initiates the review/appeals process on disputed claims

* Researches credit balances and initiates refunds as required

* Documents all activity in customer's computer account

* Answers Accounts Receivable phone inquiries

* Works assigned RBCO reports

* Available to assist other PACs with questions or collection needs

* Acts as liaison between staff and management


* High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required

* Past performance shows solid evidence of insurance qualifications and guidelines

* Knowledge of telephone etiquette and adequate oral and written communication skills

* Shows effective multitasking skills

* Positive and cooperative attitude in working and communicating with individuals at all levels of the organization

* Knowledge of medical field preferred

* Must be 18 years of age or older


Lincare is an equal opportunity employer, access and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. AA/EOE, M/F/Disabled/Veterans