Jun 04, 2024

Medical Biller

  • Texas Skin & Vein
  • 2241 Northwest Military Highway, San Antonio, TX, USA
  • $20.00 - $25.00 hourly
Full Time (CPB) Certified Professional Biller

Job Description

Texas Skin and Vein is a full-service dermatology clinic offering medical, surgical, and cosmetic services at two locations in San Antonio.  We treat skin conditions of all kinds as well as varicose vein disease with board-certified specialists in both specialties of dermatology and vein care.

Position: Medical Billing Specialist
Employment: Full-time- Monday- Friday (40hrs per week)
Location: 2241 NW Military Hwy, Suite 200, San Antonio, TX 78248

Job Description: 

The Medical Billing Specialist provides critical administrative support necessary to ensure efficient medical billing functions for our company. This allows for the continued revenue necessary to sustain clinical operations. To excel in this role, one should be detail oriented, an independent thinker, well organized, pro-active, and enjoy problem solving. This position will be part of a team, which requires good inter-personal skills and communication. This position supports our offices in San Antonio, TX.

 This position will be primarily responsible for the following: medical billing data entry, timely submission of claims with appropriate follow up of payer adjudication, as well as posting of payments when received. Ensuring proper coding and billing compliance. Ensuring insurance verification is completed. Follow-up of any denials or rejected claims. Monitoring trends in the billing cycle, prepare regular reports on billing activities and revenue for management review. Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient billing records. Responsible for handling patient inquiries regarding billing and explain their charges in a clear and compassionate manner. Preparing patient statements or bills as necessary. Conduct regular audits to ensure coding accuracy and compliance with federal and state regulations. Maintain confidentiality of patient information and adhere to HIPAA regulations.

Skills, Education, & Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent customer/patient service.
  • Requires 2 years of medical billing experience.
  • Dermatology coding or office experience preferred.
  • Completion of CPB course; active credential preferred.
  • Requires 2 years of experience in medical office environment.
  • Billing and coding certification preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbally) and be able to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Bilingual skills in Spanish and English.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in office applications, such as word processing, spreadsheets, and outlook.

Physical/Mental Abilities:

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize duties independently.
  • Ability to handle high stress situations and adapt quickly.
  • High attention to details.
  • Ability to put patients at ease and handle difficult conversations
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to stand, sit, bend, and walk.
  • Must be able to maintain privacy and confidentiality.
  • Ability to operate telephones and standard office equipment such as photocopiers and facsimile machines.
  • Ability to maintain professional working relationships with staff and patients and work as a team to accomplish all clinic goals.
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs.

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday – onsite.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • 2241 NW Military Hwy, Ste 200, San Antonio, TX 78248: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Salary: $20.00 - $25.00 per hour

Benefits available:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance

Required Experience Level

Intermediate Level

Minimum Education

High School

Minimum Experience Required

2-4 years

Required Travel

No required travel

Applicant Location

US residents only