Ballwin, MO

Accounts Receivable / Follow-up Specialist

$18-$20 / HOUR


Growing Healthcare organization has immediate need for an experienced Accounts Receivable / Follow-up Specialists who are experienced in researching unpaid claims and following up on the insurance end. The ideal candidate will be compassionate and naturally helpful, willing to work through a problem to its successful conclusion.

Job Requirements
  • Responsibilities
    • Review unpaid claims and research reasons for delay
    • Initiate collection follow up of unpaid or denied claims with the appropriate payer
    • Research appeal and resolve claim rejections, underpayments and denials with payers
    • Process appeals by gathering information and resubmitting claims
    • Communicate payment or denial trending that impact revenue to leadership
    • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with team members and payer representatives
    • Contact insurance companies to work out any discrepancies and get the claims paid
    • Review outstanding accounts and aging report
    • Process any adjustments as needed

    Requirements: Education, Experience & Skills

    • High school diploma or equivalent required
    • 2+ years' experience with account follow up in a healthcare environment
    • Excellent verbal, written, and social skills
    • Ability to work overtime if and when needed.
    • Strong knowledge of explanation of benefits (EOB's)
    a daily basis