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Office Assistant Billing Specialist Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Location: Tavares, Florida
Internal Number: 22026012
Office Assistant Billing Specialist
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Student Loan Repayment Program
Paid Days Off from Day One
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
The Office Assistant / Billing Specialist represents the practice in the coordination of all patient/physician/therapy/nursing encounters, ensuring appropriate utilization of time and patients’ needs are met. This position is also responsible for accurate entry of patient information, financial information, codes and charges for services rendered on a daily basis. In addition, the Office Assistant Billing Specialist is responsible for specialized billing not handled by the Centralized Billing Office.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Has primary responsibility for answering the telephone in a prompt and courteous manner, following established policies and procedures
Properly triages telephone calls in accordance with policy
Schedules, cancels, reschedules, etc., appointments as requested
Is responsible for check-in of patients
Verifies insurance coverage for all new patients.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
High school graduation or equivalent required.
Two years’ experience, in a medical office or equivalent with medical terminology, coding, charge entry and payment collection preferred.
Technical knowledge is needed in the medical insurance billing fields through at least 1 year experience.
Computer proficiency required.
Small Office Equipment, i.e. copier, fax, proficiency required.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.