Biller I

Job Ref: 21662
Category: Revenue Cycle
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Patient Accounts
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm

Job Summary

The Patient Account Biller I reports to the Patient Accounting Billing Supervisor, and is responsible for all electronic and paper claims submission to all third party payers. The Biller I must be proficient in both verbal and written communication and should possess basic knowledge in third party billing and reimbursement. He/She is responsible for following Emerson Hospital standards for proper account documentation and very good communication skills with management level for reporting issues/concerns with problem accounts.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education
    • HS Diploma, Associates Degree preferred.
    • Work experience may be satisfactory.
  • Experience
    • One to three years of billing/collection experience in hospital or medical business office setting.
    • Basic knowledge of third party insurance plans and how they relate to inpatient and outpatient benefit structure preferred.
    • Familiarity with medical terminology helpful.
  • Licensure and/or Certification
    • N/A
  • Skills
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Self-directed and capable of working without direct supervision.
    • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel; and the ability to learn new programs and systems
    • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
    • Dependable in both production and attendance
    • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.
    • Excellent customer service skills.
    • Strong computer skills.
    • Ability to maintain confidential information.