Job Description

Extended Job Title
Lead Specialist

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
301401 - Speech and Hearing Sci Lbk

Position Description
Performs advanced, specialized work to assist in the organization and implementation of various projects and programs. Work is performed under minimal supervision within established policies with latitude for independent judgment. Works on special projects as assigned. May substitute for supervisor during his/her absence.

Requisition ID
15720BR

Optional Attachments
Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
*Knowledge of scheduling, recording and collecting patient charges, filing and expediting third party claims.
* Knowledge of medical records processing and compliance with billing and privacy requirements.
*Effective communication with patients, providers, and referral sources.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
14.48

Pay Basis
Hourly

Schedule Details
M - F 9-6

Work Location
Lubbock, Texas

Preferred Qualifications

*Spanish-speaking strongly preferred.
*Coding and reimbursement experience in a physician group, clinic or academic healthcare setting.
*Certification from AHIMA or AAPC.
 

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
Speech and Hearing Sci Lbk

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Clerical/Secretarial

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
High school plus six years experience in related field. Additional education may substitute for experience on a year for year basis.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Application Instructions

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