Billing Specialist (20304)

Overview

City:
Brainerd
State:
MN
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Finance/Accounting
Employment Status:
Full Time

Description

 

Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans.  Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve.  We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees.  Consider joining us!

As a Billing Specialist, you will coordinate the billing for services provided by the LSS disability services and services for older adult divisions. You will enter service agreements, send monthly statements to individuals who owe for spend-downs or family deductibles and run or update monthly or quarterly reports. You will correct denied claims from various third-party payers, including the State of MN and insurance companies to resolve collection problems and re-bill when issues have been rectified. You will also serve as a resource for LSS staff on accounts receivable issues and provide support to other billing specialists. In this role, you must be knowledgeable regarding the billing rules and regulations for each program that PSS, PICS, and Senior Nutrition operate.

This position will work Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm.

Minimum Requirements

 

 

  • A two year degree in accounting or equivalent experience.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) and accounting software and able to learn new systems.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication.
  • Effective organizational  and time management skills.
  • Ability to make sound financial decisions in the best interest of the organization.
  • Ability to stay current with collections, understand the language payers use and able to manage a heavy workload.

Lutheran Social Service of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/or disability.   We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety and respect.

Additional Posting Information:
Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm

LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.