Physician Billing Representative, Charge Entry
APN Billing - NWG
Full-Time - 8am-4:30pm - Monday-Friday - 40 Hours/Week
Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
Physician charge entry in a high-volume central business office environment.
Under the direction of the Manager – Revenue Cycle in the Abington – Jefferson Health Physician Billing Office, the Physician Billing Representative – Charge Entry enters, reconciles and monitors charges received from the physician practices to initiate revenue collection and maintain cash flow.
Enters charges received from physician practices into the appropriate billing system in a timely and accurate way, while meeting the department-established benchmarks for productivity.
Registers patient demographic and insurance information related to the charges quickly and correctly.
Contacts practices to report omissions or discrepancies. Works with practice staff to resolve same according to department protocols.
Ensures all charges have been entered properly by reconciling batches using system reports.
Maintains logs of charges received and completed. Contacts the practices as needed to obtain charges for entry by the department deadlines.
Understands the use of ICD-9 and CPT coding guides. Check codes on the charge ticket to ensure proper billing. Reports coding questions to the practices and/or the supervisor.
Minimum high school graduate or equivalent; some college or equivalent work preferred.
Minimum of 2 years of experience in a large physician network environment.
Must be proficient in reading and understand third-party remittance advice.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) and knowledge of various PM systems.
Must have a good understanding of CPT and ICD-10 codes.
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is an equal opportunity employer, and our policy prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status.
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