Emory University Insurance Specialist Senior in Atlanta, Georgia

76132BR

Job Requisition ID:

76132BR

Department:

080014:CL: Finance Service Center

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Ensures the timely resolution of medical insurance claims filed with insurance carriers and agencies. Handles billing related activities for assigned medical specialties; ensures appropriate coding to maximize reimbursement of claims. Verifies patient insurance and medicaid coverage for billing purposes. Maintains a comprehensive knowledge of billing requirements for assigned medical specialties. May prepare physician charges for processing, using ICD-9 and CPT coding procedures. Determines if patient or third party is appropriate payer and posts payments to accounts. Identifies which accounts require immediate follow up and follows established procedures. Maintains required record-keeping and databases. Assists in training other employees on reimbursement related topics. Performs related responsibilities as required.

ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:

This is a 6 month temporary position with the possibility to extend beyond 6 months.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A high school diploma or equivalent. Two years of experience in medical billing. A knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet computer applications.

Operating Unit/Division:

Campus Life Activities

Job Title:

Insurance Specialist Senior

Full/Part Time:

Part-Time

Regular/Temporary:

Temporary

Minimum Hourly Rate $:

14.278846

Midpoint Hourly Rate $:

19.038462

Minimum Annual Rate $:

29700

Midpoint Annual Rate $:

39600

Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).