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Medical Billing Associate II (REMOTE)

Atlanta, GA, US

Description

About Our Company


Advanced Diabetes Supply® was founded on the bold principle of creating a knowledgeable, reliable and demonstrably superior diabetes supply company. Our approach, coupled with a commitment to service and innovation, has catapulted Advanced Diabetes Supply® to a national leader in the industry. Creating high-performance, adaptive teams requires a relentless commitment to hiring the best. We strive to maintain a casual, fun environment whenever possible, but we don’t just play around. We work hard every day to provide a positive work culture and respectful atmosphere. The standards we set for ourselves are high, and we love to be challenged! If you enjoy working in a collaborative environment, have a passion for excellence and a bias for action, we may be just what you’ve been looking for. Interested in learning more about our company and its culture? Visit us at www.northcoastmed.com


About The Position


Hours: 7:55 AM to 4:25 PM ET, Monday to Friday

Location: Remote


The Medical Billing Associate II is responsible for processing insurance claims and billing. The Medical Billing Associate II will work within the scope of responsibilities as dictated below with guidance and support from Insurance & Billing leadership teams.


Essential Functions

  • Processes claims: investigates insurance claims; properly resolves by follow-up & disposition.
  • Verifies patient eligibility with secondary insurance company when necessary.
  • Bills supplemental insurances including all Medicaid states on paper and online.
  • Mails all paper claims.
  • Manages billing queue as assigned in the appropriate system. Investigates and updates the system with all information received from secondary insurance companies.
  • Ensures that all information given by representatives is accurate by cross referencing with the patient's account, followed by using honest judgement in any changes that may need to be made.
  • Processes denials & rejections for re-submission (billing) in accordance with company policy, regulations, or third party policy.
  • Updates patient files for insurance information, Medicare status, and other changes as necessary or required.
  • Keeps email inbox requests up to date at all times; checks for new messages on an hourly basis.
  • Complies with HIPAA rules, appropriately safeguarding PHI or other private & confidential information.
  • Maintains accurate and detailed notes in the company system.
  • Adapts quickly to frequent process changes and improvements.
  • Is reliable, engaged, and provides feedback as to improve processes and policies.
  • Attends all department, team, and weekly company meetings as required.
  • Appropriately routes incoming calls when necessary.
  • Meets patient service quality standards.
  • May perform any additional responsibilities or special projects as required.
  • Duties and responsibilities may be subject to change based upon the needs of the department.
  • May provide cross-functional support as business needs demand.

Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 6 months experience with insurance billing and processing claims
  • 6 months experience with Medicare claims, and Medicare and private insurance verification
  • Knowledge of insurance portals; familiarity with a variety of medical and/or insurance terms or practices
  • Knowledge of, or ability to learn all areas of collections specialization
  • Proficiency in basic math and business calculations
  • Working knowledge of computer/data entry with the ability to learn new systems
  • Basic level of MS Office proficiency

Embraces and exemplifies ADS core values:

We put our people first.

We serve our members with passion.

We take ownership.

We pursue excellence.

We never stop growing.


Expected Competencies

  • Friendly, professional and effective communications skills; able to calmly present solutions in challenging situations
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Clear diction and knowledge of the English language, both written and verbal
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Service-orientation and aptitude to resolve insurance and/or patient matters
  • Self-directed accountability and reliability
  • Cultural competence
  • Cross-trained on all collections processes

Physical Demands


The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is required to remain in a stationary position most of the time (stand or sit). While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.


Other Requirements

  • Candidates must successfully pass a background check.
  • Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States without support; sponsorship is not available.

Pay Range and Compensation Package


Pay ranges may vary depending on location. The general pay range for this position is $18.00 - $18.50 per hour. Actual compensation depends on education, experience, and relevant skills. In addition, benefits include:

  • Health, Dental & Vision options
  • FSA and HSA plan with Employer Contribution
  • Employer paid EAP
  • 401k with 4% Company Match
  • Discretionary Profit-Sharing Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) Including 7 Paid Holidays and a Birthday Holiday
  • On-Site Gym
  • In-house Training Programs
  • A fun culture in a fast-growing organization!

Equal Opportunity Statement


Advanced Diabetes Supply® provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type based on race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Tasks
  • Adapts to process changes
  • Attends meetings
  • Bills supplemental insurances
  • Complies with HIPAA rules
  • Maintains accurate notes
  • Manages billing queue
  • Meets service standards
  • Processes denials & rejections
  • Processes insurance claims
  • Provides feedback
  • Routes incoming calls
  • Updates patient files
  • Verifies patient eligibility
Skills

Collections Data Entry Insurance Billing Insurance Portals Medicare Claims Processing MS Office Training Programs

Experience

0.5 years

Education

High school diploma

Timezones

America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9