Tift Regional Medical Center
The Claims Editor is responsible for billing insurance companies and assuring billing guidelines remain current for all hospital and hospital based physician billing within their area of responsibility. Operates a personal computer system, multiple line telephone and performs miscellaneous clerical duties. Performs other work associated with the billing process.
EDUCATION/AND OR EXPERIENCE:
Successful completion of high school diploma. Post high school courses in insurance billing, data processing and medical terminology preferred. One-year prior experience in billing of third party insurances for facility and professional services required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Computer ability and knowledge a must. Must be able to communicate effectively with others. Must be dependable; exhibit professionalism; have integrity; be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing; possess problem solving skills; possess knowledge to interpret and follow instructions; able to relate to various socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds; accept alternatives to the usually accepted norms without being judgmental; be in good general health; possess audio and visual acuity; complete pre-employment and annual physical requirements (including alcohol and drug screens). Must be able to lift boxed records weighing up to thirty (30) pounds.
Normal office environment. Requires sitting for long periods of time and occasional prolonged standing and walking