Certified Professional Coder

Basal Therapies is growing! Join our team by becoming an integral member of passionate providers that serve the community! We are looking to add a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) to our team in Frederick. This individual would be responsible for helping the healthcare facility manage insurance claims and payments, along with client billing and invoices. Given the importance of this role, attention to detail and accuracy are a must.

Basal Therapies is seeking a qualified and dedicated medical biller to join our administrative team. In this position, you will be responsible for a variety of tasks requiring data analysis, in-depth evaluation, and sound judgment. To succeed in this role, you must possess in-depth knowledge of billing software and medical insurance policies. The ideal candidate must also be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, as communicating with families and various insurance agents will form a large part of the job. 

As part of our medical billing team, your daily duties will include tasks such as maintaining billing software, appealing denied claims, and recording payments. Specifically, the medical billing team responsibilities include:

  • Insurance verification and pre-authorization for patient care
  • Properly coding services, procedures, diagnoses, and treatments
  • Investigate rejected claims for recognition of denials and correct denied claims
  • Supports additional coding, billing, and practice management projects as needed
  • Examines documents for missing information; corrects information as needed
  • Answers questions in order to advise providers and staff on medical coding
  • Maintain current knowledge regarding coding and diagnostic procedures
  • Works towards compliance in all aspects of coding, participates in compliance activities as requested, and conducts/participates in provider coding reviews and education, as requested
  • Ensuring that codes are assigned correctly and sequenced appropriately as per government and insurance regulations
  • Complying with medical coding guidelines and policies
  • Receiving and reviewing patients’ charts and documents for verification and accuracy
  • Following up and clarifying any information that is not clear to other team members
  • Following up on denied claims
  • Collect, post, and manage patient account payments

Medical Biller Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, health care administration, accounting or relevant field preferred
  • Certified Professional Coder Certification
  • A minimum of 2 years experience as a medical biller or similar role
  • Solid understanding of billing software and electronic medical records
  • Must have the ability to multitask and manage time effectively
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Outstanding problem-solving and organizational abilities

Job Type: Full-time 

Benefits include:

  • health/dental/vision insurance
  • paid time off
  • short-term disability
  • flexible schedule
  • tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) with company match