Under general direction this position will provide support to the claims department leadership team, trainer/auditors and systems team to ensure the departments compliance goals are met.
Data-enters and adjudicates internal and external claims on a timely basis in accordance with departmental policies, procedures and standards.
Researches resubmitted or corrected claims and pend appropriately. Adheres to governmental guidelines for processing claims.
Refers fee schedule, vendor contract, plan problems or concerns to manager or senior level processors for intervention. Enters Siebel requests for provider updates, medical review, enrollment review, and coding review. Trouble shoots, identifies, and resolves special handling requirements related to pricing, contracting, and system issues. Processes CMS 1500 and/or UB04 claims.
Knowledge, skills and abilities typically obtained through two years of medical billing or claims processing experience or proven ability to be successful in this position.
Knowledge of CPT-4, ICD-9, and HCPCS codes, and CMS 1500 and/or UB04 forms. Good interpersonal skills, strong decision making skills.
Knowledge of Health Plan policies and/or AHCCCS regulations and IDX system. Ability to meet minimum production standards, research and process complex claims.
Two years of IDX claims system experience preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
Internal Number: 260647
About Banner Health
You want to change the health care industry – one life at a time. You belong here. You’re excited to be part of the dramatic changes happening in the health care field. In fact, you thrive on change. But you also understand that excellent, compassionate patient care is the true measure of the success of these changes. You belong at Banner Health. Our award-winning, comprehensive health system includes 23 hospitals in seven western states, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, a network of physician practices and much more. Throughout our system, skilled, compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. If you’re looking to be a key contributor to a forward-looking organization, you’ll experience a wide variety of professional advantages: •Our vision for changing the future of health care gives you the opportunity to leverage your abilities to achieve something historic. •Our expansive system offers you an unmatched variety of clinical settings – from large urban trauma center to small rural hospital, ambulatory to home health. Our system also includes hospitals specializing in cancer, heart health and pediatrics. •Our many loc...ations also translate into a broad selection of exciting and rewarding lifestyle options – from the big city to the wide-open spaces. •Our commitment to healthcare innovation means you always have the latest technologies at your fingertips to help you provide the finest care possible. •The size, success and growth of our system provide you with the stability and options to pursue your desired career path. •Our competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits offer you options to complement your unique needs.