The Research Billing Coverage Analysis Coordinator will be part of the Office of Clinical Trials at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This position will analyze protocol-driven clinical research services to ensure that both routine and research services are properly identified and billed in compliance with the Medicare Clinical Trial Policy, national and local laws and regulations, as well as institutional billing policies. The position will also meet with study teams to review the billing grid prior to study start up and collaborate with study teams to assess study readiness prior to go-live. The documented analyses will serve as the basis for study budget creation and patient charge review once a research subject has completed corresponding visits at UNC Health Care facilities.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the field assigned and one year of related training or experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong Excel, Word, and database skills
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with multiple departments and a strong team work ethic
Demonstrated ability to work independently with self-motivation and initiative
Strong organizational, prioritization, and analytical skills and attention to detail
Two or more years of experience in clinical research (management, administration or finance), or two years of experience as a research nurse or research coordinator
Knowledge of regulatory, financial, and administrative requirements for third party billing for clinical trials (specifically, the Medicare Clinical Trials Policy and Medicare Claims Processing Rules for clinical trials)
Medical coding and billing experience
Experience with EPIC electronic health record and EPIC healthcare billing
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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