Accounting & Finance Careers at Lifespan

Billing Specialist Job

Job Number: RIH16294

Job Title: Billing Specialist

Department: DI Business Operations - 1013028

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

High School diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of ICD-9-CM/ CPT coding class with working knowledge of coding. Understanding of third party billing regulations relative to coding processes.
Two years related experience in coding/billing and medical record operations in an acute care facility Health Information/Medical Record Department.

Under the general supervisor of the Manager, Coding & Data Quality, monitors inpatient and outpatient coding reports researching and resolving various billing and reimbursement issues taking appropriate action to correct. Updates patient financial accounts. Monitors pertinent ancillary departments ensuring that all accounts are coded within 1-3 days of the patient’s visit