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...
Our client is hiring for a temporary Billing Specialist job in Beachwood, OH. You must have prior accounts receivable experience. You will be responsible for accurate and timely billing of customer fees/retainers and indirect expenses. You will also be responsible for auditing direct expenses to verify that they have been billed. The hourly rate for this positions starts at $14.00 per hour. The B...
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...
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 delinq...
Description Manage coding standards and daily charges for multiple physicians. Work claims to ensure accuracy and all appropriate charges are entered at first pass. Must have excellent follow-through and must work to improve overall documentation by providers for the care of patients. Monitors performance and communicates errors or changes to ensure proper billing. Qualifications High school di...
Seeking Billing Specialists and Billing Supervisors for several openings in prestigious law firms in DC. Candidates must have prior billing experience in a law firm. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is required, in addition to experience with Elite. Good tenure is a must. Local candidates only....
Join our growing team at Elderwood Administrative Services! Elderwood Administrative Services is currently seeking a Managed Care/Insurance Billing Specialist in our A/R department. This is an ideal opportunity for a candidate with previous experience in Managed Care/Insurance claim submission who has demonstrated strong follow up and communication skills as it relates to the collection and reduct...
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 ...
****Full Time Position(s)******* St. Peter's Health Partner's Medical Associates is seeking a Medical Office Billing Specialist (Claims Processing Tech II) for our Urology and Pulmonary offices located in Albany and Troy NY. The position will involve a variety of duties and tasks as follows: Charge data entry Posting of patient payments made at time-of-service and via mail Generate, review, a...
BILLING SPECIALIST/ OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR Holland & Hart LLP is seeking an experienced legal office administrator for its Billings, Montana office. Responsibilities include: human resource management as related to support staff, computerized legal billing, designing and producing financial reports as requested, accounts receivable collections, accounts payable, assist with budgeting, monitor office...
Pharmakon Long Term Care Pharmacy, Inc. has been providing pharmacy services to extended care facilities throughout Indiana since 2003. Pharmakon's main goal is to provide excellent customer service at a competitive price through customized solutions, and through this we have become one of the preferred pharmacy providers in the Midwest. Pharmakon Long Term Care Pharmacy is currently seeking a pr...
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...
Our client in a growing healthcare organization which has help to provide amazing care to millions each year and is currently looking to add to their exclamatory staff. Our client is seeking an experience sophisticated Medical Billing consultants. The Medical Billing consultants will be part of a team of Physician billers. Job Duties: Provides recommendations to improve documentation, coding or ...
EMMET COUNTY is seeking applicants for full and part time EMTs, Paramedics and Billing Specialists to staff its Ambulance Operations. A job fair will be hosted at the Emmet County Community Center on October 22, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. and at The Headlands Guest House from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. More Information is available at www.emmetcounty.org or from the Human Resources Department at the C...
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...
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities: Working within our Finance Department and partnering with a Senior Billing Specialist, the Medical Billing Specialist is responsible for all aspects of insurance claim processing including insurance verification, submission of treatment authorizations and payment posting. Primary Department: Finance Reporting Relationship: Director of Finance Position Typ...
This position requires an immediate start. Responsibilities: - Enter patients into billing system - Verify insurance info is correct - Review services for coding - Create claims - Review and correct claim issues - Input in replacing billing system Requirements: - Must have 2 to 4 years of medical billing experience in a medical office - Excellent oral and written communication skills - ...
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...
Our corporate office in Cleveland, Ohio has an immediate opening for a Billing Specialist. Job Responsibilities include: Generate and distribute billings for multiple clients based on various billing transactions and data. Correct invoices and issue billing adjustments as needed. Communicate with internal personnel and external clients to ensure accurate billings. Interpret contracts to deter...
Interventional Billing Specialist: Must have experience with PTA, stent, coil, PCP, PCR, Arteriograms, Angiograms, Medi port and Thrombectomy Procedural coding and billing Company Overview: A new outpatient vascular access center in looking for a front office biller.Our mission is to provide a dedicated, compassionate community of professionals striving to provide the highest quality of care and...
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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.
Disputes charges by preparing Notices of Intent to Disallow or Not Recognize Costs; preparing documentation for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) procedures.
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