Manages scheduling of appointments. Checks patients in and out and uses accurate and appropriate ICD-9 and CPT codes. Registers patients, prepares charts, posts charges and payments and collects co-payments. Maintains current database of patients demographics and billing information. Verifies insurance eligibility. Processes patient referrals for tests and referrals to specialists.
Qualifications: High school graduate. One year technical college or certification preferred. Three years experience in physician office with PSR experience may be accepted in lieu of formal training. Experience with practice management systems, EMR's; office automation skills, knowledge of CPT and ICD-9 coding and insurance reimbursement. Excellent communication skills, customer service skills and computer skills required. Experience with electronic medical record, Athena and/or Allscripts a plus.