Certified Medical Coder/Biller, Sr. - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri


United States
(S20150358)

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Detailed Job Description

Under general supervision, monitors accuracy and efficiency of invoices and charges in edit and pending status; provides quarterly insurance updates to staff; maintains knowledge of Medicare compliance, billing codes, and rules and regulations; performs audits and inservices; assists with employee training and special projects; updates encounter forms in IDX and other department forms; serves as resource to faculty and staff.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of physician billing, reimbursement, and third party regulations.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be a Certified Professional Coder and have two years experience.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Assesses, processes, codes, and tracks patient billings and reimbursements; captures and generates charges for inpatient and/or outpatient visits and procedures; maintains knowledge base of Medicare compliance, correct coding practices, and registration requirements; audits medical documents and physician billing.

Supports supervisor with special reports; monitors and prepares statistical reports to track billing processes for accuracy and efficiency, and provide employee feedback; tracks invoices in edit and pending status as well as missing charges.

Provides inservices to physicians; trains new employees; serves as resource to faculty and staff; provides backup for front end or billing areas; assists with department deposit preparation.

Assists patients, staff and guarantors with billing and reimbursement issues; follows-up with payment denials. Provides quarterly insurance updates to staff; updates encounter forms in IDX and other department forms; serves as resource to faculty and staff; performs other duties as assigned.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
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Type of School:Research University
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