Schweiger Dermatology Group, a leader in the field of dermatology practice with multiple locations throughout New York and New Jersey, is searching for an experienced Billing Specialist to join our corporate office in Long Island City, NY.
Prepares, reviews and send patient statements
Prepares, reviews and submits insurance claims
Identifies and resolves patient billing complaints
Evaluates patient’s financial status and established budget payment plans
Follows and reports status of delinquent accounts
Prepares information for the collection agency
Performs various collection actions including contacting insurance companies and patients by phone, correcting and resubmitting claims to insurance carriers and patients.
Works accounts receivable aging reports, denials and projects as assigned.
Maintains strict confidentiality and adheres to all HIPAA guidelines/regulations
Excellent phone skills (this is a heavy call volume role) with the ability to communicate effectively
Two years or more of billing experience
Must be computer savvy and familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Excellent patient relation and customer services skills.
Must be professional, reliable and dedicated employee.
Prior Medicare, Medicaid and Commercial Insurance experience
Nextech experience desired
Schweiger Dermatology Group, is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its hiring process with applicants, whether internal or external, because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class per local, state or federal law.