Billing Specialist Jobs
Billing Specialist Job Overview
Billing specialists compile account statements, compute balances and record billing payments for a companies. They can also typically be responsible for preparing invoices for services rendered or for the delivery of goods. Other duties may include calculating interest, penalties and late fees for clients who are past due on their accounts. A billing specialist can expect to work daily with both paper forms and specialized computer programs when inputting and analyzing account information.
Billing Specialist Education
The typical billing specialist has a high school diploma, and nearly 38 percent of billing specialists have a bachelor's degree or higher in a related field. Having a college degree typically adds to the skill set, especially in the areas of advanced statistical analysis, modeling and computations. Most billing specialist jobs will include participation in short-term, on-the-job training to ensure compliance with company-standard billing practices.
In addition to experience with computer software and statistical analysis programs, knowledge of medical billing, medical terminology and medical coding procedures may help applicants gain a foothold in billing specialist jobs in hospitals or insurance companies.
Billing Specialist Job Market
Between 2012 and 2022, the national job market for billing specialists is expected to increase by 18 percent according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This increase in positions amounts to 187,800 jobs. The health care field, including the offices of physicians, hospitals, surgical centers and laboratories, will have the most job openings for billing specialists. Other fields of growth for billing specialists include accounting, tax preparation and bookkeeping services as well as corporate management.
Billing Specialist Salaries
The median annual salary for a billing specialist is $37,000. The top 10 percent of billing specialists can expect to earn a salary of $47,460 or more annually while the bottom 10 percent earn about $23,380 each year.
The Billing Specialist (BS) is responsible for a broad range of billing processes related to managing the Ready to Bill unbilled revenue. The employee will proactively work assigned payer billing to maximize accurate and timely payment. The BS will observe company policies and all applicable laws and regulations regarding the billing of medical claims. The employee must have the ability to priorit...
CentralReach is looking for a full-time client training and support specialist with a firm knowledge of medical billing and receivables management, ideally with experience in the therapy or behavioral/mental health field to join our growing team. We are particularly interested in hearing from you if are comfortable conducting user training for clients in person and remotely. *Travel may be require...
United Rehab Specialist, LLC dba Salem Physical Therapy and Sports Management Winston Salem, NC, 27103
Need F/T billing specialist for busy physical therapy practice. Must be detail and goal oriented and have a desire to work. Have previous knowledge and experience in medical billing, working with CPT codes, and ICD-9 codes. Experience with claim submissions, clearinghouse reports, payments postings, claim appeals, claim re-considerations, claim re-submissions, EMR documentation and compliance, ins...
Accounting Principals is currently recruiting for Billing Specialist jobs in Tempe Arizona. The ideal candidate must have high volume B2B billing experience within the last 3 years. This position will be required to bill a portfolio of customers and maintain aging reports. This is a very high volume position and requires demonstrated proficiency and success in this type of environment. The pay for...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A local Kforce client is hiring an Account Receivable Specialist in St. Louis, MO. Responsibilities will include recording all cash receipts, reconcile daily census and monitor aging to obtain maximum collections. Experience in long term care industry required. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting 1-3 years experience in billing and collections...
Job Summary: The Billing Specialists main responsibility is dealing with patients and patient accounts. They are responsible for answering patient billing and collection questions, as well as collecting on insurance and patient balances. The Billing Specialist should also be knowledgeable and able to deal with insurance companies and assist the Billing Director with the processing of claims and re...
Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania has a full time position immediately available for a Medical Billing Specialist. This position is based at our corporate headquarters located in Conshohocken, PA, and will report to the Supervisor of the Central Billing Office. Primary responsibilities include: • Timely third party billing of large hospital receivables • Handling and resolving multi...
Billing Specialist / Accounts Receivable job in Tampa, Florida Accounting Principals is now reviewing resumes and conducting interviews. We have multiple openings and developing positions with our Premier Clients in the Tampa Metro area. If you have at least 2 years of recent Billing experience in a large corporate environment including Manufacturing, Medical, Telecommunication, Construction and T...
Medical Billing Specialist Medical billing company seeks experienced medical billing professional for account/claim resolution. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience with A/R, insurance follow-up, researching denied claims and coding knowledge. This opportunity has excellent growth potential within a rapidly growing organization. We are a drug/felony free environment. Up to $32k plu...
We are looking for someone to hire for a Billing and Inventory Specialist job in Buffalo Grove, IL! Our client is a communications company that has been in business for over 25 years. Consistently ranked high in their industry and known for their team environment, this would be a great place to work! Responsibilities for Billing and Inventory Specialist job • Issue invoices and monthly statements...
Our client is hiring for a temp to hire Billing Specialist job opportunity in the Independence, Ohio area. The Billing Specialist job qualifications include having effective interpersonal skills to help with problem solving. Responsibilities include standard billing practices, invoicing, reconciliations, etc. The individual must have strong Excel skills. The hourly rate for this position starts at...
Billing Specialist Job- Kenwood, OH One of our clients currently has a direct hire Billing Specialist Job available within their organization located in Kenwood, OH. They are currently looking to add a Billing Specialist to their team in order to assist with streamlining their percentage of completion invoicing process. If you have exceptional customer services skills, can handle high volume work...
Accounting Principals is currently seeking a Construction Billing and Collections Specialist for our client in the South Bay area. This a permanent opportunity which is open immediately for interviews. Candidate must have recent construction industry experience, specifically in the Billing and Collections area. Company offers great benefits including medical and dental - company pays 100% for the...
Billing Specialist Job in Downtown San Francisco, CA Accounting Principals has an immediate opening for a Billing Specialist at a building services provider in downtown San Francisco. Easily accessible by public transit, this position is a great opportunity to work at a nationally recognized company that values excellent customer service. The ideal candidate for the Billing Specialist position mus...
Billing Specialist Job in San Diego, CA Accounting Principals is looking to fill a Temp-to-Direct Hire Billing Specialist Job in North San Diego County. Qualified candidates will have minimum of three years of experience in accounts receivable with strong experience with customer billing. This position reports to the AR Manager. RESPONSIBILITIES OF BILLING SPECIALIST JOB • Ensure that billing is a...
A Billing Specialist Job is now available in Northbrook, IL. To be considered for this position you will need at least 2-3 year with Billing and the ability to process credits. In this role you will process credit and debit reconciliations and account reconciliations. Experience with Microsoft Excel and Accounts Receivable are a must! An Accounting and/or Finance degree is preferred but not requir...
New temp to hire role for Billing Specialist job with international company located in the Des Plaines/Mt. Prospect . Newly created position due to growth of the company! Work closely with the A/R Manager and A/R team as a Billing Specialist handling day to day billing, processing of credit card charges, adjustments, credits, billing adjustments and account reconciliations. RESPONSBILITIES Credit...
Accounting Principals is currently hiring for a temporary-to-hire Billing Specialist opportunity for a growing company in downtown Cleveland, OH. Candidates must have two or more years of billing experience, the ability to work in a fast paced environment and strong Excel skills. Pay is starting at $15 per hour and parking is only $55/per month! The Billing Specialist Job responsibilities include:...
King James Care Center is looking for a talented Billing Specialist with the highest level of professionalism to step into our culturally diverse and fast-paced facility. Position Responsibilities / Duties: Responsible for the proper and timely processing of Medicare, Medicaid and payments from state/third-party payers. Proven ability to identify and analyze claim issues. Continued monitoring and...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Contracts Billing Specialist in Scottsdale, Arizona (AZ). This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Major Responsibilities: Analysis of entry of contracts into PeopleSoft Gather all requirements for accurate invoicing and revenue recognition Field internal and external customer queries Work with Global Support Liaison's and Le...
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Government Billing Specialist
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Government Billing Specialist
Confirms government contractor payments by determining payment requirements; confirming invoices; forwarding requests for payment.
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Ability to audit invoices against regulations and contractual provisions
Ability to establish and maintain a job related database
Ability to operate office equipment
Confirms invoice by comparing invoices to payment requirements; verifying billing and indirect cost rates; verifying compliance with Cost Accounting Standards (CAS); determining the allowability of costs suspended or disapproved.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading regulations.
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