Under the direction and supervision of Revenue Cycle Management Supervisor / Manager/ Director; The Lead Position is directly responsible to supervise, assist, train, and provide support to the Medical Billing Staff in all areas of Revenue Cycle Management daily operations. Coordinates activities and schedules work assignments to meet billing deadlines. Familiar with a variety of medical billing/collection concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Good working knowledge of HIPAA, HCPCS, CPT, ICD-10 codes. Ability to train and develop staff. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must have working knowledge of patient accounting functions, tools and processes applicable to medical claims. Must be proficient in Microsoft Windows, Excel and Word, Adobe Acrobat. Ability to quickly learn multiple operating systems; e.g., GH, and other patient accounting systems. Ability to communicate with all levels. Superior attention to detail.
BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma (GED equivalent) required and at least 2 years previous experience in billing/collections in a medical office, clinical site, or billing/collections office. Type 35 WPM, 10 key by touch (30) Must have knowledge of general office procedures using office equipment. Medical billing and coding certificate, preferred. Must have PC skills and basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and Outlook. Must have prior experience with email and using the web.