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
15494BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
This position is primarily responsible for ensuring patient and insurance credits are reviewed and processed in the Centricity system. The essential duties of this position include resolving patient, insurance and cashier suspense credits. This position is primarily responsible for the processing of refunds to patients and insurance companies. They research credits on accounts to determine if a refund is necessary or if the money should be moved to pay other invoices on the account. They are responsible for resolving cashier suspense credits by moving funds to appropriate invoices or refunding the payer. This position is responsible for maintaining several spreadsheets for accurate accounting of all refunds processed.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
12.42

Pay Basis
Hourly

Schedule Details
M-F 8:00am to 5:00pm

Work Location
Amarillo, Texas

Preferred Qualifications
Must complete a Medical Knowledge Assessment.

Campus
HSC - Amarillo

Department
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
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
Education:      A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent.
Experience:    A minimum of three (3) years of general office experience.
OR

At least 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.


Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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