Billing Specialist - Behavioral Health

  • Job Tracking ID: 512937-786921
  • Job Location: Fall River, MA
  • Job Level: Any
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: October 05, 2021
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

Responsible for the behavioral health claims billing cycle.

Specific Responsibilities:

  1. Prepare claims to be billed to appropriate insurances
  2. Work denials from insurances
  3. Distribute insurance payments in NextGen
  4. Prepare "Recommend Write Off" periodically and submit for review.
  5. Prepare "Aging Reports" and work open claims on the report.
  6. Troubleshoot problems with insurances, verification of coverage and contact staff in other departments when needed.
  7. Process authorizations when needed or contact appropriate staff to process
  8. Apply behavioral health client payments in practice management system
  9. Prepare refunds to clients when needed

Other duties as required.


Experience and Skills:


  1. Minimum of three (3) years medical office experience or completion of medical billing program.
  2. Minimum high school graduate
  3. Excellent computer skills - ability to use MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
  4. Detail-oriented