The Medical Insurance Billing Specialist is responsible for submitting insurance claims to clearinghouse or individual insurance companies electronically or via paper CMS-1500 or UB-04 form and work/bill Medicare claims in the Novitas DDE system. Also responsible for rebilling claims to the insurance companies for payment, follow up with insurance company on unpaid or rejected claims, resolves issue and re-submits claims, and collect and enter claim information.
Responsibilities also include:
Provides assistance to patients to answer questions on patient responsible portions, copays, deductibles, and write-off's,
Resolves patient complaints or explains why certain services are not covered.
Collect patient payments when they call into the office and also may perform "soft" collections for patient past due accounts. This may include contacting and notifying patients via phone or mail.
Verification of patient benefits eligibility and coverage.
Researching ICD 10 diagnosis and CPT treatment codes from online service or using traditional coding references and may also work with patients to establish payment plan for past due accounts in accordance with provider policies.
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Brentwood Hospital is a 200-bed psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment facility located in Shreveport, Louisiana. Brentwood has served Louisiana, East Texas and South Arkansas for more than 45 years. We provide quality services to children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. We help individuals and families achieve optimal mental health, resulting in improved quality of life. A dedicated professional team provides individualized treatment, meeting the personal needs of our patients in a safe and nurturing environment.
One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Mission Statement: To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTSrecommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANSprefer for their patients, PURCHASERSselect for their clients, EMPLOYEESare proud of, and INVESTORSseek for long-term returns.