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.
Arbour Hospital - Arbour Counseling Services in Boston’s Jamaica Plain area is currently seeking a Billing Specialist. Responsibilities include but aren't limited to – verifying insurance, authorization of services, insurance appeals, and daily communication with clinicians and insurance companies. The ideal candidate will bring experience in managing high volume outpatient billing. High energy, d...
Manpower is looking for an experienced Corporate Billing Clerk that has experience of posting payments This job is located in Westminster, MA Monday - Friday 8-5 PAYING $13 - $20 AN HOUR This assignment is for 2 months Overview of the job description Required Skills MS Office Corporate Billing Posting of payments Able to work in a high volume fast paced setting Strong attention to detail ...
Physician Billing Specialist: Full time 40-hour week. Mininum 2 years recent billing experience required with dermatology billing preferred. Applicant must be experienced in all aspects of third-party billing including charge-entry, CPT and ICD coding, payment posting, AR follow-up; including patient collection calls. Applicant must be a team-player, flexible and be able to adapt to changing situa...
Essex County OB/GYN is the largest practice of its kind on the North Shore, with five offices in Beverly, Danvers and Gloucester. We have a rare opening for a Medical Billing Specialist in our Danvers office. Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years experience in Medical Billing and Coding, and have prior familiarity with an EMR/Practice Management system (preferably GE Centricity). Most importan...
Job Description: If you are looking to be part of a growing and stable company in Sacramento then this position is for you. Looking for a energetic self starter Billing Specialist. The following is a list of major duties and responsibilities for this position along with certain supportive duties. It is not all-inclusive. Other duties and responsibilities may be added as needed and in addition; a...
Job Description: Billing Specialist Responsibilities: Prepare and mail all invoices in a timely manner, maintain client files and database. Answer all client and employee inquiries regarding invoices; resolve invoice discrepancies. Track and manage billing requests, reconcile all client accounts, identify and recommend improvements to company?s billing system. Prepare monthly reports as require...
Part-Time up to 29 hours/week needed for Revenue Cycle Operations in La Crosse. Responsible for management and collection of receivables through the use of automated systems and revenue cycle processes. Responds to and resolves a variety of account, billing and payment issues from clients and customers in order to achieve optimal reimbursement. Must have excellent customer service skills and posse...
Job Description UIC Technical Services (UICTS) is an Alaska Native holding company owned by Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC). UIC Technical Services is based in Alexandria, VA. UICTS and its Bowhead family of companies provide our government and private sector customers' expertise in areas such as program management, systems engineering/integration, logistics/supply support, software managemen...
Randstad is working with the most well-known companies in the Greater Boston Area. Our client, one of America's most well-known computer technology corporations is seeking bilingual (Spanish/English) billing specialists. The ideal billing specialist candidate needs to have billing or financial experience, excellent customer service skills, basic understanding of computer systems, as well as great ...
SUMMARY Reviews, Interprets, and Analyzes all files received from vendors, systems, and Client Relationship Spreadsheets, prior to uploading to system to ensure items are billable and volumes are within acceptable tolerance level. Researches any items that fall outside of established tolerance levels. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned: • R...
Company Confidential Braintree, MA, 02184
AMBULACE BILLING SPEACIALIST National Billing Company is seeking experienced full / time part time ambulance billing specialists for our MA locations. Candidate must have experience working with government and commercial payers. Remote working environment will be considered. Experience with ZOLL electronic billing system is preferred. Please email CV / resume to *****...
Company Confidential Fall River, MA, 02721
Chiropractic/Physical Therapy office seeks billing specialist with exp in PERSONAL INJURY and WORKERS COMP. PARALEGALS welcome. Email resume *****...
BILLING SPECIALIST Ultra Services, Inc. a Billerica, MA HVAC companyseeks a candidate with strong attention to detail to become our Billing Specialist. Candidatemust have a minimum of twoyears’ experience in Billing and/or Associates Degree, as well as excellent verbal, written and communication skills. Under the direction of the Director of Operations you will perform all billing functions. Re...
Description File claims and run/work audit trails daily, process ERAs, payments, and adjustments. Enter charges in a timely manner. Balance daily activity and prepare and send Batch Cover Sheet to appropriate parties. Ensure that front office staff properly collects copayments and balances due at time of service by auditing patient financial data up to 2 days before visits. Review/work delin...
Direct hire role for Billing Coordinators/Specialists in Schaumburg, IL area. As a Billing Specialist, this role will primarily focus on more complex billing and invoicing for this nationwide company. Additionally, the Billing Specialist will be auditing the documents from the carrier to ensure accuracy to minimize re-billing. Requirements: 2 years of billing experience HS Diploma Intermediat...
Billing Specialist Job in San Francisco, CA Accounting Principals has an exciting new Billing Specialist job available in San Francisco CA. This temporary full time role at an architecture firm is located in the heart of downtown, and can be easily accessed via public transportation. This position is a great opportunity to work at a recognized company that has been experiencing tremendous growth,...
Immediate temp to hire role for a Billing Specialist in the Buffalo Grove, IL area. The Billing Specialist is responsible for all aspects of billing, including invoicing, researching billing dng discrepancies, creating manual invoices, and working closely with Customer Service and Sales departments. Position will assist with month-end reporting responsibilities Responsibilities: Handle all vendo...
We are looking to recruit a motivated individual for a Hospital Medicare Billing Specialist job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least two years’ experience in medicare billing. You must also be able to work well in a high productivity environment. If you are interested in working for a company that has a great reputation this is the job for you. Responsibilities for the Hospital Medicare Billing...
AR/Billing Specialist Job in San Francisco, CA Accounting Principals has an immediate AR/Billing Specialist job available in San Francisco, CA. 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 must be familiar with third party electron...
CornerStone Staffing is currently recruiting for the following position: Job Title: Patient Accounts Representative Location: Fort Worth, Texas Pay: up to $16/hr Schedule: Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm Job Description: PAR’s will review and work patient accounts and insurance claims from the collection report provided by supervisor. Evaluate and determine cause of non-payment, denial,...
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Government Billing Specialist
$31,200.00 - $480,000.00
Typical Salary for 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.
Rate of Growth
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006
Ability to audit invoices against regulations and contractual provisions
Ability to establish and maintain a job related database
Ability to operate office equipment
Pays government or private contractors by forwarding requests for payments according to the progress payments or performance-based payments clauses.
Determines payment requirements by examining type of contract, such as, fixed price (including economic price adjustment, prospective price determination, retroactive price redetermination, level of effort), cost-determination (including cost sharing, cost plus incentive fee, cost plus award fee, cost plus fixed fee), incentive, infinite delivery (including definite quantity, requirements, and indefinite quantity), time and materials, labor hours, and letter.
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