Description Office Assistant Billing Specialist Orthopedics and Sports Medicine FT Days: AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Location Address: Tavares, FL
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Medical Group East FL
Great team of co-workers that feel like family
The opportunity to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time, Monday-Friday.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Has primary responsibility for answering the telephone in a prompt and courteous manner, following established policies and procedures
Properly triages telephone calls in accordance with policy
Schedules, cancels, reschedules, etc., appointments as requested
Is responsible for check-in of patients
Verifies insurance coverage for all new patients.
Reviews coverage and explains specific patient responsibilities such as deductibles, co-pays, etc. to the patient. All information verified in writing to the patient.
Qualifications What You Will Need:
High school graduation or equivalent required.
A minimum of two yearsâ™ experience required, three years preferred, in a medical office or equivalent with medical terminology, coding, charge entry and payment collection.
Technical knowledge is needed in the medical insurance billing fields through at least 1 year experience.
Computer proficiency required.
Small Office Equipment, i.e. copier, fax, proficiency required.
The Office Assistant / Billing Specialist represents the practice in the coordination of all patient/physician/therapy/nursing encounters, ensuring appropriate utilization of time and patientsâ™ needs are met. This position is also responsible for accurate entry of patient information, financial information, codes and charges for services rendered on a daily basis. In addition, the Office Assistant Billing Specialist is responsible for specialized billing not handled by the Centralized Billing Office.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.