Medical Billing Assistant

Curry Community Health is looking to hire a Medical Billing Assistant staff member to work in Curry County Oregon, located in a beautiful community on the Southern Oregon Coast. This is a full time position offering health benefits (medical, dental, vision), holiday pay, paid time off as well as life insurance and 403b.

The Medical Billing Assistant supports the Business Office and assists as initial point of contact for CCH clients who have questions related to their accounts.

Some Responsibilities include:

  • Preparation and mailing of client billing statements.

  • Performs the cash application process, which consists of understanding Explanation of Payment from third party payers, posting payments and adjustments to client accounts.

  • Contacts clients and third party payers with past due accounts.

  • Independently responds to routine matters

Work Location: Gold Beach, OR. Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Qualifications:

  • High School graduation or equivalence

  • Ability to learn and understanding of Medicare and Medicaid regulations, EDI transactions, HIPAA security and privacy rules.

  • The ability to effectively and proficiently use a computer, including software programs (Microsoft Excel proficiency is required), email, EMR’s and the Internet.

  • A strong commitment to professional and ethical behavior and dedicated to the protection of confidentiality of clients.

  • Cultural awareness, sensitivity and an ability to be responsive to the cultural needs of individuals.

  • Effective use of resources, self-motivation and a willingness to take on new projects or opportunities to improve.

  • Must possess a current Oregon driver’s license, pass a pre-employment drug test, and pass the criminal background check required by the State of Oregon.

Pay Range: $16 to $22 per hour