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Laboratory Biller and Coder

companyPhamatech, Inc.
locationSan Diego, CA, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Job Description

Overview:

We are seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Laboratory Biller and Coder to join our team. As a crucial member of our laboratory operations, you will be responsible for accurately coding and billing laboratory services to ensure compliance with healthcare regulations and maximize revenue.

Responsibilities:

Assign appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes to laboratory tests and services based on documentation and regulatory guidelines (ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS).

Review and analyze patient information, lab reports, and medical records to ensure accurate code assignment.

Verify insurance coverage, eligibility, and benefits for laboratory services.

Prepare and submit claims to insurance companies electronically or by paper as necessary.

Follow up on unpaid claims, denials, and appeals to ensure timely reimbursement.

Collaborate with laboratory staff, physicians, and billing team members to resolve coding or billing issues.

Stay updated on changes in coding guidelines, healthcare regulations, and insurance practices.

Qualifications:

Proven experience as a Medical Coder or Biller in a laboratory or healthcare setting.

Strong knowledge of ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS coding systems and medical terminology.

Familiarity with insurance guidelines and reimbursement processes related to laboratory services.

Proficiency in using billing software and electronic health records (EHR) systems.

Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in coding and billing procedures.

Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with various stakeholders.

Certified Professional Coder (CPC) certification preferred.

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate’s degree or higher in Health Information Technology or related field preferred.

Minimum of [X] years of experience in medical coding and billing, specifically in a laboratory environment.

Benefits:

Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement plan, and paid time off.

Professional development opportunities to enhance coding and billing skills.

Collaborative and supportive work environment committed to quality patient care.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience in medical coding and billing. Include any relevant certifications and references. We look forward to reviewing your application and discussing how you can contribute to our laboratory team.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Phamatech Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws

Company DescriptionPhamatech Inc. is a sophisticated research, development, and manufacturing company that are dedicated to the discovery of advanced personal and clinical diagnostic testing devices. We have successfully developed and manufactured numerous rapid tests and one-step format tests for the detection of drug abuse, fertility-related conditions, and infectious disease. Our primary method of distributing products throughout the world is through OEM arrangements and sales of our own brand name products.

We are looking for friendly hard-working individuals who can multi-task and prioritize duties.
Serious applicants apply only.

Phamatech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. all employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Phamatech Inc. is in compliance with the CDC guideline. For the safety of our employees and customers/clients, we'd provide masks, gloves and hand sanitizer.

Company Description

Phamatech Inc. is a sophisticated research, development, and manufacturing company that are dedicated to the discovery of advanced personal and clinical diagnostic testing devices. We have successfully developed and manufactured numerous rapid tests and one-step format tests for the detection of drug abuse, fertility-related conditions, and infectious disease. Our primary method of distributing products throughout the world is through OEM arrangements and sales of our own brand name products.\r\n\r\nWe are looking for friendly hard-working individuals who can multi-task and prioritize duties. \r\nSerious applicants apply only. \r\n\r\nPhamatech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. all employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.\r\n\r\nPhamatech Inc. is in compliance with the CDC guideline. For the safety of our employees and customers/clients, we'd provide masks, gloves and hand sanitizer.

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