Billing Specialist

Non-exempt, Full Time Position

 

Date Posted: October 2019

Department: Billing 

Since 1970, Community Health Services has existed to provide comprehensive health care services to the residents of Hartford and Windsor. We were made for the community, by the community, to offer a full spectrum of services to include medical, behavioral health care, dental care, a full-service pharmacy and more. Our goal is to offer our patients a medical home; a place where they can come for all of their needs; a place where the clinical staff know them by their first name. Our dedicated staff demonstrate the good we can do on a daily basis when we provide quality care with dignity to each and every individual. We want to help our patients get all of the health care they need -- when they need it -- so they may too live a healthier and happier life.

Community Health Services, Inc. is searching for a detail-oriented, self-starting individual for the Billing Specialist opportunity!

 

Come join a fun team with a supportive and high-energy culture with professionals passionate about revenue cycle management! The Billing Specialist generates revenue by making paying arrangements, collecting accounts, monitoring and pursing delinquent accounts.

The successful candidate will:

  • 1-2 years’ experience of patient services and billing/coding experience in a healthcare setting. 

  • One year is continuing education or equivalent experience in medical billing and coding, to include CPT and ICD10, HCPCS coding, Medicare, Medicaid and other government programs.

  • Knowledge of healthcare billing, coding and reimbursement practices.  

  • Strong computer skills, including the use of Microsoft Office Suite products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher) and ability to navigate an Electronic Health Record.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of databases and medical software.

  •  Knowledge of insurance policies, procedures and specific to claim to process.

  •  Knowledge of governmental, legal and regulatory provisions related to collection activities.

  • Certified Professional Coder or Certified Coding Specialist

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

Some benefit programs available to eligible employees include:
  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • 401(k) Plan and up to 4% Employer Match

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • 9 Paid Holidays

  • Competitive Pay

  • Employer Paid Life Insurance

  • Employer Paid Short Term Disability

  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Worker's Compensation

  • Various Leave Programs - Bereavement, Military, Maternity, and more

Community Health Services is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.