A Medical Coder is responsible for reviewing a patient’s medical records after a visit and translating the information into codes that insurers use to process claims from patients. The main duty of a Medical Coder is assigning codes to medical procedures and diagnoses. Other duties and responsibilities of a Medical Coder include:
Accounts Receivable Specialist manages incoming payments, properly tracking them into the system to maintain accurate bookkeeping records. Communicate with Insurance & Patients to request payment and arrange payment plans.
The Insurance Verification Specialist performs patient billing, including verification of insurance information and resolution of problems to ensure a clean billing process. Follows up on accounts that require further evaluation. Verify insurance eligibility from medical insurances for upcoming appointments by utilizing online websites or by contacting the carriers directly. Reviewing and enter patient deductibles, copays & Co-Insurance in to the billing system and/or spreadsheets provided to the front office staff.
The Prior Authorization Specialist is responsible for all aspects of the prior authorization process. Responsibilities include collecting all the necessary documentation, contacting the client for additional information and completion of the required prior authorization to proceed with service.
The Medical Transcriptionist responsibilities include transcribing dictated notes with various speed recognition software. This position may also help with entering medical reports into our electronic healthcare record system as needed. Ultimately, you will work with Physicians and other medical professionals to transcribe notes and other voice recordings for our organization’s use.