• Insurance Spec, PBD

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 months ago(5/15/2018 3:02 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Professional - Finance
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description

    Memorial Sloan Kettering's Physician Billing Department (PBD) is growing and is seeking analytical individuals to join our team. Our Billing department is comprised of 200+ professionals and supports internal advancement and movement. This is a great opportunity for individuals with 1-2 years work experience seeking an opportunity to learn Physician billing and provide an entry into hospital administration, finance or billing.


    The Insurance Specialist will function in an analytical role as representative of PBD in communication with all Insurance carriers. In this role you will proactively contact carriers regarding reduced or denied reimbursement and ensure patient insurance information is accurate. Retrieve various types of medical documentation and develop, submit and track appeals to carriers, per department procedure. You will also review and analyze all incoming explanation of benefits and adjust patient’ accounts to reflect the carrier decisions on the patient’s statement.



    • The ability to multi-task and work independently 
    • Strong communication skills
    • Excellent analytical skills 
    • Prior experience working with data and reviewing trend/patterns preferred
    • Bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years work experience preferred
    • Previous billing, QA or experience working in an outpatient clinic is highly preferred



    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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