Certified Professional Coder credentials required (RHIT, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, or other Professional HIM coding certification).
Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in billing and/or coding required.
Associates degree in accounting or business administration highly preferred.
Must possess the technical and professional skills required in professional billing, including insurance verification and benefit determination, medical terminology as it relates to billing and understanding of the reimbursement cycle
Must be proficient with computer functions, including ability to use automated systems for third party billing and insurance follow up
Ability to work efficiently and effectively under tight deadlines, with interruptions and high work volume.
Must possess thorough knowledge of HIPAA requirements regarding all job functions
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Good oral and written communication skills
Ability to manage multiple requests and projects simultaneously