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Director of Billing - Acute Care

Location : Atlanta, GA
Job Type : Direct
Reference Code : KWATL
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 10+
Required Education : Bachelorís Degree in Business
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Growing Healthcare company in Metro Atlanta is looking to add a Director of Medical Billing to their team.  This role is an integral part of the Revenue cycle and your expertise will inprove patients over all experience. 
Your role will be to oversee the billing department for 250 locations including:
• Plans and implements unit strategies, systems and processes, effective organization and supervision of assigned employees and resources within the respective areas of the Billing and Collections Department.
• Manages the day to day operations of assigned staff, directs and assigns the work as needed. • Holds weekly collection meetings with billing and collections staff.
• Develops policies and detailed procedures for billing and collection activities. • Works with Director of Finance to develop Billing Department benchmarks. Once established, monitors department productivity reports and recommends corrective action when deficiencies are identified.
• Develops expertise in third-party billing regulations and requirements. Examines current billing practices for compliance to state and federal mandates. Educate physicians and billing staff on appropriate procedures. Implements and distributes changes in procedures to accommodate new requirements.
• Monitors third-party reimbursements. Identifies and recommends options for resolution of reimbursement/billing issues.
• Conducts annual review of professional encounter forms for compliance with new CPT and ICD-10 code changes. Designs and updates professional encounter forms as needed throughout the year.
• Maintain open communication with other department supervisors by holding brief meetings to discuss any issues or concerns.
Minimum of 10 years in Medical Billing- 5+ in Leadership
MUST come from an acute care settingf
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