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Customer Billing Coordinator II

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Houston, TX, US

Additional Location(s):  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.

About the role: 
As a Customer Billing Coordinator, you will be responsible for interfacing with patients, company sales ambulatory surgery and healthcare facilities representatives, and insurance carriers to handle a variety of pre-sales and post-sales service functions in the area of customer billing.  This individual obtains patient information and maintains database of patient files.  He/she facilitates communication between insurers, clinics and patients, expediting exchange of required data and dealing with insurance billing problems.  Ultimately, this team member will exercise some independent judgment, work on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.


Your Responsibilities include: 

  • Analyze and interpret Explanation of Benefits (EOB) forms to ensure insurance companies have paid for charges, and to process adjustments and billing statements.
  • Timely follow up on insurance claims denials, clearinghouse rejections, exceptions or exclusions.
  • Complete appeal letters or appeal forms or appeal processes on insurance websites to attempt to be paid by insurance.
  • Timely communicate with patients regarding medical bill statements.
  • Negotiate with patients regarding payment plans and account discounts.
  • Coordinate with other team members and supervisor regarding complicated and problematic patient accounts.
  • Timely respond to inquiries from insurance companies, patients, and providers.
  • Verify claims are complete and correct prior to submission.
  • Submit corrected claims for diagnosis code and modifier changes.
  • Communicate with insurance companies about eligibility and claims denials.
  • Establish working relationship with clinics' billing staff to obtain necessary information to bill medical claims.
  • Recognize claim denials trends, and create plans to obtain insurance payments.
  • Utilize no activity report to research why insurance companies have not responded to claims and to obtain claim status.
  • Obtain authorization numbers from medical center’s or insurance companies when applicable.
  • Ability to manage a relationship with multiple insurance carriers.
  • Regularly meet with billing lead or supervisor to discuss and resolve billing obstacles.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned, including special projects.
  • The Boston Scientific Corporation Pathology Laboratory attests to the following: For HIPAA compliance purposes, this position has been reviewed by management and meets the ‘need to know’ PHI access criteria of the HIPAA Security Rule. Additionally, per the HIPAA Privacy Rule, the minimum necessary PHI data elements have been identified by management and the minimum necessary PHI access has been granted to the employee/contractor for them to satisfactorily execute the role and responsibilities of this position.

 

What we are looking for: 
Minimum Requirements:

  • 2 years of experience with a high school diploma.
  • In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures.
  • For those individuals that supervise others, the following statements are applicable:
  • Assures that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained in order to assure Quality System compliance and adherence to the BSC Quality Policy.
  • Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System.

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

 

 

Requisition ID: 537056

 

As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.

 

So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

 

At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

 

Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.

 

Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.


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