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Billing Clerk 2 – Columbus

*This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified
Billing Clerk 2
Full-Time Unclassified Position

POSTING DATE: August 15, 2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 22, 2019 12:00 Noon

Pay Grade: E District Entry/Hiring Salary: $20,472.39/year
Maximum Hiring Salary: $24,996.79/year
Salary is based on education and experience

LOCATION: District Billing Office, Columbus Department of Public Health, 2100 Comer Ave., Columbus, GA, 31904, 2nd Floor, Health & Human Services Center

DUTIES: Under direct supervision, this position performs basic billing functions, to include, but not limited to, claims processing, recording/posting financial or accounting data. Obtains authorizations, codes and files claims for Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurances. Performs continuous and consistent follow-up of rejected and/or denied claims to ensure maximum reimbursement. Provides billing support to programs and counties within the West Central Health District.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED AND Two years of bookkeeping experience in an office environment.
An applicant who has a disability, which requires special accommodations, should contact Human Resources at 706-321-6127.

Applicants chosen for employment may be subject to the following:
• Criminal Background Check/ Fingerprinting
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Verification
• Reference Checks

ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT: www.dph.georgia.gov Click on “About DPH” then “Careers”. Locate this position and click “Apply” to begin your application.