Job Description

Extended Job Title
Medical Billing Associate

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

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 in the Regional Campus Business Office.

Requisition ID
16150BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
  • Verification of payer source for accurate submission of medical claims.
  • Review and process secondary insurance claims.
  • Process ETM follow-up and appeal task by verifying benefits, updating account information, and rebilling or appealing claim.
  • Process ETM claims edits and claim acknowledgment rejections daily by correcting errors, verifying benefits, and billing claims to appropriate payer source. Identify  billing problems and report to billing supervisor/manager.
  • Assist business office coworkers and department personnel with account and refund questions.
  • Process ETM Customer Service Tasks: Review, update, and bill to appropriate payer.
  • Processing of adjustments submitted on Form A.
  • Other duties and projects as assigned by supervisor/manager.


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
12.42

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
MPIP Credentialing Elp

Required Attachments
Resume / CV, Transcript

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
High School Diploma. College course work preferred. Three years of experience in a business office or a setting where strong interview techniques are used. Public contact experience preferred. OR  90 days service at TTUHSC as a Medical Billing Associate Trainee, and an overall rating of at least 4 on their recent performance evaluation. Prefer additional experience in a clinic or physician's office.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Application Instructions

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