Physician Billing Representative

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

ChristianaCare, with Hospitals in Wilmington and Newark, DE, as well as Elkton, MD, is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Named one of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report, we have an excess of 1,100 beds between our hospitals and are committed to providing the best patient care in the region. We are proud to that Christiana Hospital, Wilmington Hospital, our Ambulatory Services, and HomeHealth have all received ANCC Magnet Recognition.


ChristianaCare is looking for a casual Physician Billing Representative who will be responsible for completing follow-up on third party payer balances for CCHS entities.


Principal duties and responsibilities:

Performs follow-up with insurance carriers to obtain payment status and resolve claim issues.

Submits the appropriate documentation to third party payers to secure payment on claims.

Reviews payment vouchers to ensure proper reimbursement.

Interacts directly with CCHS staff and third party payers to resolve account discrepancies.

Reviews and submits UB-04 forms to third party insurance companies.

Provides trend analysis to management and to insurance carriers in a liaison role.


Experience requirements:

High school graduate or equivalent, Associates Degree preferred. 3-5 years experience dealing with A/R processes, preferably within a healthcare setting. Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills required. Ability to handle various tasks simultaneously. Soarian and hospital and physician billing experience preferred.


Christianacare offers:

Collaborative and team focused environment

Management Incentive Plan (annual)

Full Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, etc.


Generous paid time off



EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.


Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 858540

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Nov 14, 2021