Job Description

Extended Job Title
Medical Billing Associate

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
522401 - MPIP Business Offc Admin

Position Description
Employees in this position are responsible for the maintenance of patient billing accounts and performing numerous related functions to accomplish this task; such as, patient registration, insurance follow-up, financial screening of unfunded patients, answering patient billing inquiries, collection of unpaid balances and posting of payments.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
Employees in this position are responsible for contacting insurance companies to resolve claim denials and appealing denied claims in a timely manner.  Updating patient demographics and insurance information.   Answering patient billing inquiries regarding unpaid balances, insurance payments, and patient collections.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Additional experience in a clinic or physician's office preferred.  Knowledge of Centricity and Allscripts Practice Management systems preferred.  Knowledge of Xcel spreadsheets necessary.  Ability to operate computers, laptops, printers, and scanners essential.

HSC - Amarillo

MPIP Business Offc Admin

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, 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
Information and Records Clerks

Occasional Duties


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
Education:    A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent.
Experience:  A minimum of three (3) years of general office experience with one (1) year of experience related to the assigned area.


Ninety (90) days of service at TTUHSC as a Medical Billing Associate Trainee and a current performance appraisal with a rating of meeting or exceeding expectations.

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Application Instructions

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