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Job ID: 186433

Medical Coding Specialist
University of North Texas

Date Posted May 26, 2022
Title Medical Coding Specialist
University University of North Texas
Denton, TX, United States
Department UNT-Health & Wellness-Gen-160700
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Health Services

Department Summary
The University of North Texas (UNT) Student Health and Wellness Center is a full-service medical center offering general wellness and specialty medical care to all UNT students. The Student Health and Wellness Center is staffed with licensed physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, certified lab technologists, psychiatrists, registered nurses, registered dietitians, radiology technicians, and massage therapists.

The University of North Texas is a state employer offering great benefits, including medical, dental, life, retirement, ample paid time off, and great work/life balance.
Position Overview
Acts as a Patient Service Liaison and Health Insurance Representative and verifies patient insurance benefits.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma/GED equivalent and three years of general office or clerical experience. Substitution of education for experience allowed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to problem-solve and make decisions.
  • Skill in recording and compiling material for reports.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
  • Experience with filing medical insurance claims, working denials, and posting insurance payments.
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology, CPT, ICD10CM and HCPCS coding.
  • Ability to professionally handle clients in stressful situations with empathy and composure.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

  • Previous medical office experience.
  • Previous work experience regarding health insurance.
  • Previous coding experience.

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