Front Office Specialist - IT Staffing
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Front Office Specialist

Front Office Specialist

Contract
   |   
Houston, TX
   |   April 30 2018

Description

This is a contract assignment in the Medical Center.

  • Performs all reception duties with special emphasis on greeting patients and visitors upon arrival. Assisting with check-in, answering phone and taking complete messages and ensuring that all necessary patient forms are completed for the visit.
  • Assesses a patient’s eligibility for referral by verifying coverage with payor prior to initiating referral; identifies and documents network providers for appropriate referral.
  • Reviews billing information; enters charges into system within established timelines; balances patient co-payments received on a daily basis.
  • Monitors patient information and other practice data.
  • Schedules appointments per practice protocol demonstrating the ability to use judgment when necessary

Skills:

  • Minimum of one (1) year of related experience.
  • Knowledge of general office tasks – filing, medical terminology, CPT coding and managed care referral processes.
  • Knowledge of OSHA and Joint Commission guidelines and requirements.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Act in a professional manner.
  • Use a multi-line telephone, computer, fax, copier and adding machine.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

 

Education:

High school diploma, GED or equivalent.

Required Skills:

BILLING

CLAIMS

SCHEDULING

EPIC

INCOMING CALLS

Additional Skills:

MEDICAL RECORDS

BILINGUAL

OFFICE EXPERIENCE

PAYMENTS

POSTING

PRINTING