Billing Specialist

Deerwalk Services

Deerwalk Services Pvt. Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Deerwalk Inc. based in Lexington, Massachusetts, USA. Deerwalk is a healthcare analytics and custom software Development Company focused on delivering Big Data solutions to the healthcare industry. Deerwalk Services builds software and provides IT services for Deerwalk and its clients.

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 2 openings
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    Salary 30000-50000 / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 1+ Years
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    Job Category Admin & Management
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Dec 16, 2021

Job Description

The Billing Specialist ensures accurate and timely intake of healthcare provider medical claims, and the associated submission of organization claims to various payers while maintaining knowledge of billing protocols for areas of responsibility. [Extensive training will be provided for this entry-level position, and candidates without any experience are also encouraged to apply. This position requires working in the night.]

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures the efficient filing of medical claims to payers for reimbursement with appropriate documentation as necessary.
  • Keys in paper claims received from provider offices to be filed electronically.
  • Reports claim filing activity to management.
  • Maintains knowledge of contract guidelines related to packaging of services for proper billing to payers.
  • Provides coverage for all essential billing function activities such as data entry, claim filing, claim auditing, and cross-training on package protocols per assignment.
  • Investigates and documents patient encounter details related to the packaging of services.
  • Identifies and corrects or pends claim discrepancies and claims with missing or invalid information according to established protocols for investigation and resolution.
  • Documents and reports abnormal claim filing occurrences and provider office trends per department protocol.
  • Demonstrates understanding of all essential components of claim forms and formats.
  • Meets all department accuracy and productivity standards.
  • Maintains appropriate records for area(s) of responsibility.
  • Maintains confidentiality of all information in accordance with HIPAA.
  • Maintains company confidentiality.
  • Attends all regular staff meetings.
  • Participates in continuing training to keep current on area of specialty.
  • Works overtime as needed.
  • Completes additional duties and projects as assigned by management.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field
  • Ability and willingness to work during the night (9:45 PM to 6:45 AM)
  • Computer experience including good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite and internet
  • Experience with alpha-numeric data entry
  • Strong English language written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to perform assigned tasks independently
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask to meet deadlines
  • Ability to develop productive working relationships in a team environment

How to Apply

  • Email your application and resume to career@deerwalk.com by 26 December 2021.
  • Mention “Billing Specialist” in the email subject.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interviews.

Deerwalk is an equal opportunity employer and believes in creating a diverse workplace.