Medical University of South Carolina MUSCP - Claims Processor II in Charleston, South Carolina
Entity/Organization: MUSC Physicians (MUSCP) at http://www.muschealth.org/muscppublic
Hours per week: 40
Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: Monday - Friday ; 8:00am - 5:00pm
Pay Basis/FLSA: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Job Summary/Purpose : Under general supervision assures accurate and timely insurance claim processing to include resolving claim edits and paper claims for submittal. Resolves denied/unpaid insurance claims in a timely manner. Able to prioritize work on a daily basis. Requires independent judgement in handling patient accounts. Direct supervision available on a daily basis as conditions may require
Minimum Training and Education: Associates Degree preferred with 2 years billing and insurance follow up or 4 years of billing and insurance follow up in a hospital or physician office setting required. Thorough working knowledge of insurance terminology, CPT coding and billing rules required. Knowledge of Epic preferred.
Physical Requirements: Continuous requirements are to perform job functions while standing, walking and sitting. Ability to bend at the waist, kneel, climb stairs, reach in all directions, fully use both hands and legs, possess good finger dexterity, perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders, reach in all directions. Maintain 20/40 vision corrected, see and recognize objects close at hand and at a distance, work in a latex safe environment and work indoors. Frequently lift and/or carry objects weighing 20 lbs (+/-) unassisted. Lift from 36" to overhead 15 lbs. Infrequently work in dusty areas and confined/cramped spaces.