As an integral member of the Physician Billing Department, the Audit Specialist is responsible for performing physician billing support functions. This includes problem solving account discrepancies, interpreting data, discerning trends, and determining the appropriate course of action.
Resolve credits balances in a timely and accurate manner.
Ensure all charge corrections are processed and any appropriate resulting credit balances are resolved expeditiously.
Investigate and resolve any patient account discrepancies as needed in accordance with departmental adjustments policies and procedures.
Ensures all patient accounts are noted with the activity related to the credit/refund.
Can determine why an account has a credit with little or no supervision.
Contact Insurance Carriers to determine the necessary information for Payment Posting Specialists, and recommend posting to unmatched and miscellaneous accounts for follow up after month end closing.
Process refunds and work offsets from all insurance carriers.
Monitors Recoupment activities by payers for appropriateness.
Responds to and resolved refund requests from payers.
Analyzes the patients account for posting errors before considering a refund.
Process all voided refunds in accordance with departmental policies and procedures.
Executes charge corrections on an ad hoc basis.
Assist with various special projects and audits as they arise.
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word software
Excellent written, oral and organizational skills
Excellent Attendance and Punctuality
Must be thorough, detail-oriented, highly organized and able to perform with a high level of accuracy
Internal Number: 2019-33891
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