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Memorial Sloan Kettering's Physician Billing Department (PBD) is growing and is seeking analytical individuals to join our team. Our Billing department is comprised of 200+ professionals and supports internal advancement and movement. This is a great opportunity for individuals with 1-2 years work experience seeking an opportunity to learn Physician billing and provide an entry into hospital administration, finance or billing.
The Insurance Specialist will function in an analytical role as representative of PBD in communication with all Insurance carriers. In this role you will proactively contact carriers regarding reduced or denied reimbursement and ensure patient insurance information is accurate. Retrieve various types of medical documentation and develop, submit and track appeals to carriers, per department procedure. You will also review and analyze all incoming explanation of benefits and adjust patient’ accounts to reflect the carrier decisions on the patient’s statement.
The ability to multi-task and work independently
Strong communication skills
Excellent analytical skills
Prior experience working with data and reviewing trend/patterns preferred
Bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years work experience preferred
Previous billing, QA or experience working in an outpatient clinic is highly preferred
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.