Billing Analyst- Home Infusion- Full Time

📁
Business (Non-Clinical)
📅
201222 Requisition #

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Under general supervision of the billing supervisor or coordinator of billing services, performs more complex billing and computer-related functions requiring analysis, statistical reports and an in-depth understanding of the complete billing and accounts receivable systems.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Independently and accurately submits billable claims.
  • Independently maintains aged A/R and monitors and resolves credit balances.
  • Independently problem solves issues related to unbilled services and aging accounts receivable.  Provides leadership assistance with persistent accounts receivable issues.
  • Maintain expertise in documentation required by third party payors by interacting with these payors when necessary to ensure timely payment of claims.
  • Maintains statistical records to ensure accurate tracking of problem cases.
  • Independently reviews weekly and monthly reports on unbilled revenue and prepares for billing.
  • May prepare bank deposits, perform cash reconciliation, and accurately post cash.
  • Obtains missing documentation when necessary to convert claims to billable status by interacting and communicating with appropriate sources.
  • Verifies patient’s insurance coverage and make necessary changes in billing system.
  • Obtains insurance authorization for services and accurately documents in information system.
  • Verifies acceptance of claims by third party payors and work any edit reports for unaccepted claims.
  • Responsible for resolving billing related questions.
  • Provides assistance in training of billing personnel. Assists office personnel in the absence of coordinator/supervisor.
  • Promotes and ensures Community Care Services’ commitment to the Henry Ford Experience.
  • Performs other related duties and projects as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Completion of a high school diploma or GED required.
  • Advanced computer knowledge, keyboard experience, and Microsoft Office experience required.
  • Minimum of two years of billing experience required.
  • Home Infusion experience preferred.
  • Medical billing experience preferred.
  • College level coursework in business preferred.
  • General knowledge of medical coding and medical terminology related to billing, preferred.
  • Must project a professional and courteous image to internal and external customers, through all manners of communication.
  • Ability to analyze and improve billing procedures required.
  • Interpersonal, leadership and organizational skills are required.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting for cash application is preferred.

    Overview

       Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a

       $6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites

       including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and

       other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system

       now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one

       of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the

       health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s  

       major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and

       remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical

       education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing

       in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses,

       pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visit HenryFord.com.

     Benefits

       Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or

       making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice.  Henry

       Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice

       Rewards.  My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves.  There are

       dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance

       and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life.  As an

       employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program

       (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness,                 and a whole host of other benefits and services.  Employee's classified as contingent status are not         eligible for benefits.    

      Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

        Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is

        committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to

        race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height,

        weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information,

        or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions