The Laboratory Billing Support Specialist is responsible for all billing related functions for the Reading Hospital Laboratory by assuring accurate charge information is in the LIS. This includes referral testing and is also the primary contact for charge inquiries and coordinating registration functions for the department to ensure timely and accurate posting of changes. The incumbent is also responsible for a number of Epic HB and PB Billing workqueues assigned to the Laboratory and must ensure items on the assigned workqueues are followed up on in a timely manner to ensure timely claim submission. This individual will also work with Skilled Nursing Facilities concerning Medicare Part A claims and ensure accurate billing of facilities. The individual must be able to work with other departments regarding lab charges and correcting any laboratory related billing errors.
2 year/Associate Degree or combination of relevant education & experience may be considered in lieu of Associate's Degree
Lab Billing Experience Required
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent teamwork skills
Ability to problem solve and multitask