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Billing Specialist - Behavioral Healthcare Discovery Behavioral Health DBH Los Alamitos, CA Full-time - Medical Billing & Coding

Date Posted: Nov 15, 2021

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At Discovery Behavioral Health, we know the best way to predict the future of healthcare is to create it. As a member of our growing team, you will have a voice in the creation of life-changing programs and treatment centers nationwide. Working collaboratively with the best and the brightest in our industry, you will be part of an innovative team of professionals committed to generating positive and remarkable outcomes for the clients we serve. If you are looking for an organization that thrives on growth, celebrates diversity of thought, and rewards passionate execution, you’ve come to the right place. Because we put clients first, it is our honor to support and reward those who serve them.

If you are looking for an organization that thrives on growth, celebrates diversity of thought, and rewards passionate execution, you’ve come to the right place. Because we put clients first, it is our honor to support and reward those who serve them.


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The Billing Specialist is responsible for effective communication and coordination with Insurance companies and clients to obtain the maximum benefits for our clients. The Billing Specialist establishes relationships with insurance carriers and obtain accurate, detailed insurance benefit information by phone and via the internet. Good verbal and written communication are required. Record keeping must be accurate and thorough. Flexibility with schedule so you can meet critical deadlines as established.

Responsibilities

  • Review census tracker and KIPU to confirm accuracy of charges to be billed.
  • Create and submit claims to appropriate payors.
  • Review data on insurance policies to ensure accurate claim processing and payment.
  • Accurately utilize the billing system.
  • Ensure corrected claims are submitted in a timely manner.
  • Prepare materials for submission to insurance companies as requested.
  • Contact clients to collect on outstanding account balances.
  • Maintain confidentiality of patient care and business.
  • Demonstrate strong, professional communication and interpersonal skills with clients, public,
  • managers and co-workers.
  • Perform general office duties and keep desk clean and organized.
  • Maintain accurate and thorough records.
  • Demonstrate the ability to act as a team player in a professional and positive manner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

This is a full-time position, with ability to work remote four days a week and one day at our corporate office.


Qualifications
  • 1-year minimum healthcare experience with billing or insurance verification required.
  • Basic understanding of insurance terminology (out-of-network benefit s vs. in-network benefits, as well as coinsurance, co-pays, and deductibles), in addition to general billing practices.
  • Coding/Billing Certificate from an accredited institute or school preferred.
  • Experience with behavioral health treatment preferred.
  • Knowledge of SUD, IOP, and Mental Health programs.
  • Knowledge and experience with EMR and billing software programs required.
  • Knowledge and experience with Medics software a plus.

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We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing, including cannabis. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

For more information about our company benefits, please visit us at discoverybehavioralhealth.com/careers/

 
 
 
Discovery Behavioral Health DBH


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