StaffBuffalo is working with one of our wonderful clients in the Buffalo area to hire a permanent Medical Billing Specialist, paying $16-18/per hour, depending on experience. This is a great opportunity for a mature medical biller to join an amazing team that recognizes the importance of your work!
This Medical Billing Specialist will have experience with the entire medical billing process, including payment posting, payment processing, reviewing and analyzing claim denials, reviewing the Explanation of Benefits, and completing the charge entry process. This Medical Billing Specialist will receive denied claims, research appropriate appeal steps, and review and analyze claim denials to perform the appropriate appeals necessary for reimbursement. The ideal candidate will take pride in their work and understand the value of their role as it relates to the overall organization. This Medical Billing Specialist will possess strong communication skills, be goal-oriented, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Proficient with Microsoft Office (specifically Excel)
Knowledge of EMR systems
Strong computer and internet skills
Excellent attention to detail and the ability to manage a variety of tasks and meet deadlines
Superb organizational and interpersonal skills
Knowledge of the current healthcare climate, including managed care developments, HIPAA standards, and regulations
Associate degree in billing, coding, business, finance or related field
2+ years working with billing and reimbursement processes required