Medical Billing Specialist- Pediatric Feeding Therapy
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The area of focus is pediatric feeding therapy which is performed by a speech-language pathologist.
Qualification Requirements Include:
-Extensive medical billing experience
-BlueCross BlueShield billing experience a plus
-Proficient knowledge of medical billing software
-Direct experience billing pediatric feeding therapy via a Speech-Language Pathologist
-Thorough knowledge of CPT and ICD9 codes and modifiers specific to pediatric feeding therapy (for speech language pathologists)
- Completion of a medical billing & coding training program preferred
- Strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Excel
Job Duties and Responsibilities
-Insurance Eligibility Verification
-Maintain daily, weekly, and monthly reports of aging AR
-Proactively research and understand payer issues
-Resolve posted denials within specified time frames
-Ensure proper adjudication of claims
-Fix and edit billing mistakes
-Refund or request offsets with insurance companies
-Monitor insurance changes and regional and local billing and regulatory issues as they pertain to pediatric feeding therapy & update practice manager on industry changes.
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