Billing Analyst 3 (Remote Opportunity)
Patient Finance | Full time | Charlottesville, VA
This position analyzes accounts receivable and takes appropriate action to resolve coding and global denials.

  • Posts denials/rejects into EPIC billing system.
  • Works complex denials with a high degree of accuracy and timeliness. Responds to inquiries from patients, clinical departments, and third parties by way of telephone, written correspondence and personal contacts.
  • Adds/corrects registration, insurance, and demographic data in the EPIC billing system to ensure accurate records.
  • Analyzes and prepares applicable adjustments to physicians' fees in compliance with established guidelines.
  • Processes adjustments as requested by the Departments and/or Supervisors.
  • Obtains necessary information and records for researching and resolving accounts.
  • Sends requests to resolve misapplied payments and credit balances.
  • Participates in special meetings and projects as required.
  • Follows up with third party carriers to resolve issues and obtain payment by coordinating resolution to rejected, denied, and outstanding claims to ensure timely collections.
  • Analyzes accounts that are not resolved within the time specified by the contract using their knowledge of coding and utilizing various tools of CPT and ICD-10 to determine causes of unresolved issues. Selects the most efficient and effective follow up strategy to resolve the accounts to obtain reimbursement.
  • Must be aware of carrier policies and guidelines.
  • Works directly with departments and carriers on denial resolution.
  • Participates in on-going training to maintain coding certification through AAPC.
  • Other duties as identified by Unit Coordinator, Supervisor and/or Manager.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED

Experience:

  • Two years relevant office experience, one year of related experience in coding preferred.
  • Experience in insurance field preferred.
  • Experience utilizing EPIC or other medical billing system required.

Licensure:

  • CPC required or two years of insurance follow-up experience.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of and experience utilizing a personal computer.
  • Word processing and database skills required.
  • 10-key calculator experience preferred.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings, and programs.


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Since 1979, UPG has been operating independently in support of UVA Health and UVA School of Medicine. We are an administratively supported group practice that operates as a collaborative UVA Health entity committed to supporting UVA Health physicians and providers at UVA Medical Center while improving the lives of patients with outstanding healthcare in a growing number of Clinical Practice Group (CPG) locations throughout Charlottesville and the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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