Columbia Asthma & Allergy Clinic - Vancouver, WA 98682

Billing Specialist (Part-Time)

Columbia Asthma & Allergy Clinic – Vancouver, Washington

Job Summary

The Billing Specialist is responsible for the follow-up performed on accounts to ensure payment without delay is received from insurance, patients, or other payers. Communicates clearly and efficiently by phone with patients, insurance companies, and staff members. Maintains productivity standards and reports billing issues appropriately. Obtains updated demographic information and all necessary information needed to comply with insurance billing requirements. Position is Monday – Friday 32 hours per week.

Job Qualifications

  • Understanding of compliance and payer requirements including Medicare and Medicaid
  • Previous Medical A/R experience strongly desired
  • Understanding of Medical Billing CPT and ICD -9/10 codes
  • Analytical and research skills
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Able to discuss personal and financial matters over the phone with customers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Job Responsibilities Include

  • Performing in depth review of accounts to determine payer coverage requirements
  • Contacting patients and insurances to obtain payments
  • Submit appeals and reconsiderations
  • Negotiate settlements and payment plans
  • Escalate problem accounts to obtain payments
  • Review all assigned accounts to determine priorities


High School diploma or GED equivalent.

Have 2 to 3 years of previous experience in medical billing/collections in a medical office, clinical site, or billing/collection office.

Knowledge of general office procedures and using office equipment.

Have PC skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel

Must have experience with email and using the web.


Salary based on experience

Job Type: Part-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Medical Billing: 1 year
  • Billing: 1 year
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