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 a Regional Campus Business Office.

Requisition ID
25806BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
  • Process Immigration and inmate ETM tasks by verifying benefits, obtaining authorizations, updating account information, correcting edits and billing claims to the appropriate payor source.
  • Verify and scan MPIP batches and other documents as directed.
  • Complete payment posting mail log and scan documents.
  • Upload completed batches for scanning into the document repository system or Xtender application.
  • Batch review and reconciliation.
  • Clear and verify scanned batches found in the Document Repository.
  • Scan refund correspondence for processing by billing staff.
  • Process returned patient statements and E-cashier bad or corrected address report.
  • Scan ACH and paper based deposits.
  • Transfer Legacy Financial Assistance documents to Xtender.
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor and/or Manager.


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
13.41

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Three years medical office experience.
  • Experience working with Microsoft Word and excel, medical practice management software programs, and navigation of insurance provider portals.


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
Information and Records Clerks

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

Navy Enlisted Classification Code
YN, HM

Air Force Specialty Code
3A1X1, 4A0X1

Marine Military Occupational Specialty Code
0111

Jeanne Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.

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