Billing Manager in Carlsbad, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 6/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/21/2019

Job Description

Overview

Billing Manager

Centralized Business Office

Leads, trains and motivates a team of 5+ employees within the Central Business Office (CBO). This is a key role in the organization that is central to the success of the business office and company goals.

Responsibilities
  • Direct oversight of 5+ CBO employees ranging from Billing Specialist to Team Lead offering direction, strategy, and coordination.
  • Manages and tracks the productivity of the billing team (charge entry, claim creation, claim processing, payment entry, denial resolution, and A/R follow-up) and to ensure that billing and collection activities are timely and accurate.
  • Assigns and allocates resources as required to ensure goals for aging and receivables are met.
  • Assists with Medical Billing Job Duties as needed which may include: Track, fix, re-bill and follow-up on unpaid claims; Contact insurance companies regarding denials; Verify Insurance; Send medical records for claims as well as insurance audit; Post charges; Work up accounts for refunds; Appeal claims if necessary; Assist patients with billing and account questions in a professional manner; Arrange payment plans according to company policy.
  • Supervises and resolves all issues relating to revenue cycle management, credentialing, patient access, policies, and procedures.
  • Maintains current knowledge of coding guidelines through the use of CPT, HCPCS II and ICD-9/10 materials.

Job Requirements

  • 3 recent years of experience in healthcare medical billing, required.
  • 2 years of Management/Supervisory experience, required.
  • Proven track record for improving process efficiencies and problem solving
  • Strong leadership skills with an ability to motivate direct reports