Medical Collections Specialist

  • Healix
  • 14140 SW Freeway, Suite 400 Sugar Land Texas 77478 United States
  • Posted: Mar 28, 2019
Full-time Professional

Job Description

For over 29 years, Healix has supported healthcare providers through innovative products and services. Whether we are managing an office infusion center within a physician's practice or providing high quality compounded sterile preparations to a hospital system, our team is dedicated to helping our clients provide extraordinary patient care.  
Working at Healix means that you have the opportunity to impact thousands of patients each day while sharpening your business skills across multiple disciplines. We are looking for talented individuals with a passion for creating progressive solutions and who thrive in a fast-paced, rewarding work environment. 
A strong Medical Collections Specialist to join our expert team of business and healthcare minded professionals.
This position is responsible for the collection processes on assigned accounts. The individual is responsible for researching unpaid charges, working with carriers to resolve open balances, and collaborating with internal parties to streamline collection processes.
Responsibilities for the Medical Collections Specialist job include:
  • Perform verbal and written collection activity with insurance carriers for expediting claims reimbursement.
  • Compile necessary patient record information for effective appeals as required.
  • Submit appeals using department resources in a timely manner with appropriate documentation.
  •  Perform consistent follow up practices with insurance providers.
  • Apply discount, bad debt, and other AR adjustments on a timely basis per company policy.
  •  Review of all assigned correspondence and timely responses to ensure proper claim reimbursement.
Qualification skills for the Medical Collections Specialist job include: 
·         Excellent customer service skills
·         3-4 years of hospital or infusion collection experience
·         Proactive thinker, multi-tasker and detailed oriented
·         Able to work in a fast paced environment