Medical Billing Specialist

Position: Medical Billing Specialist

Department: Business Office

Status: Full-time

Job Description: Responsible for billing, insurance follow-up, collections and maintaining financial information.  Assists families with Medicaid applications and yearly renewal applications.  Responsible for Resident Trust Fund accounts.  Prepares monthly statements.  Makes collection calls for self-pay balances and patient liabilities.  Makes applications to Social Security to become payee for residents as needed.  Meets with residents who request assistance with financial accounts. Prepares month end reports.

Licensure or other Certifications: High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) accepted in lieu of high school diploma.

Experience: Two years nursing home billing experience preferred. Will consider greater than 3 years of other medical billing experience in a healthcare setting.