Medical Biller/Collector


  • ICD-10: 3 years (Required)
  • Medical Billing in Ortho/Spine: 3 years (Required)

Job Description

Altair Health is seeking a full time Medical Biller who is a team player and has the ability to float throughout the billing department. Candidate will preferably have at the minimum, 3 yeas of experience in Neurosurgery, or Ortho/Spine as well as have out of network insurance experience. Must have good verbal and writing skills and should work well under pressure.

  • Experience in patient collection, EOB analysis and account auditing
  • Perform extensive insurance follow-up to investigate and resolve out of network payment denials and insurance trends
  • Resolve outstanding accounts using various resources to retrieve claims status, medical documentation and billing guidelines to substantiate revised claim submissions and written appeals
  • Correct claims and file appeals with supporting documents to insurance companies, by phone, electronically or mail
  • Ensure denial reviews, claim follow-ups are conducted in a timely manner in accordance with payer timely filing limits
  • Process secondary payer claims
  • Support and assist billing team with excess work as needed
  • Communicate with patients about coordination of benefit denials
  • The ability to work receivables to investigate and resolve denials and partial payments
  • The ability to validates, determine and assign appropriate ICD-10-CM, CPT-4, E&M codes and modifiers upon review of the medical record documentation
  • The ability to identify diagnosis and procedure in accordance with accepted coding conventions
  • Perform charge audits for missed charges as needed and the ability to follow-up on missing charges and clinical documentation as needed
  • Remain current with CPT and ICD-10 guidelines for specialty based physician billing
  • Ensure documentation supports all charges to prevent denials and underpayments

Experience Required:

  • High School graduate
  • Some college helpful but not mandatory
  • 3 year minimum medical biller experience
  • Knowledge of insurance, billing terms, CPT and ICD-9/10-CM coding
  • Knowledge of Modifiers and usage
  • Knowledge of CCI edits
  • Strong Medical Insurance background
  • Extensive Out of Network knowledge
  • Extensive experience with Claims follow-up a must
  • EMR experience required



  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Morristown, NJ 07960: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • ICD-10: 3 years (Required)
  • Medical Billing in Ortho/Spine: 3 years (Required)

Work Location: One location

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Morristown NJ

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