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DME Billing Specialist -- Positions Available Now

Location: Bloomington, MN
Job # 1554966
Date Posted: 08-24-2012
Northwest Respiratory Services has served the respiratory needs of the upper Midwest since 1976 with its 20+ locations, and we are looking for experienced individuals to join our team in our Bloomington, MN office location!  If you’re looking to put your skills with customer service, data entry, and medical insurance or nursing facility billing and collections to good use, we want to hear from you!  There are multiple positions available!

HOURS:                                Monday-Friday (8 hour days) with occasional weekends and overtime as needed
Basic Responsibilities based on Position:
  • Gather and review medical documentation for qualifying coverage to ensure payment will be made
  • Obtain, verify and maintain current insurance info to ensure proper and timely claim payment
  • Review, correct and submit claims/invoices for payment
  • Obtain Prior Authorizations as necessary by product line
  • Interpret denials/correspondence and work with insurance companies to receive payment
  • Submit reconsiderations, redeterminations and appeals when applicable
  • Utilize payer resources, web portals and customer service phone lines to communicate with payers regarding timely reimbursement and denials
Requirements based on Position:
  • Able to work independently and in a team atmosphere
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Typing speed of 40+ WPM
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail a must
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with individuals and groups, co-workers, management personnel and others
  • Background in billing Oxygen Equipment, Respiratory Equipment (CPAP, BiPAP, Vents) and Negative Pressure Wound Therapy is preferred 
  • Experience with invoicing or billing nursing homes directly for services is beneficial
  • History working with Brightree billing software is desired
Required Experience:
  • DME, Medicare and/or MN Medicaid Policy and Insurance or Facility Billing based on position:  2 years
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office:  Outlook, Word and Excel
Full benefits package includes:  medical, dental, vision and life insurance, and employer-matched 401(K) retirement plan.
~Human Resources~
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