The average pay for a Medical Insurance Coordinator is $16.59 per hour.
The average pay for a Medical Insurance Coordinator is $43,294 per year.
|Salary||$33,773 - $65,050|
|Bonus||$497 - $4,027|
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|$28,805 - $50,669|
|Hourly Rate||$13.23 - $21.62|
|Overtime||$15.46 - $33.58|
|Bonus||$497 - $4,027|
|Total Pay (||$28,805 - $50,669|
Job Description for Medical Insurance Coordinator
The medical insurance coordinator is a position that is usually sought out by various healthcare organizations, such as doctor's offices and clinics. Generally, many companies will not have an education requirement for this job, but a few may ask for a high school diploma or an associate's degree. Likewise, some companies do not require any previous experience, although most do require that the applicant has had previous experience working with administration. It would be helpful to have coding experience, especially in the ICD-9-CM and CPT coding systems. Furthermore, some knowledge of diseases and various medical terminologies would also prove to be highly beneficial. A full knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of products is preferable. The medical insurance coordinator will usually be working indoors in an office environment.Read More...
The main responsibility of the medical insurance coordinator is to ensure that the correct documentation is received from patients and insurance companies. The coordinator will sometimes have to act as a liaison for the insurance company and patient relationship and will need to be exceptional in communicating with others. They will have to answer inquiries from both patients and insurance companies, as well as provide support and be able to assist in filling out forms. The medical insurance coordinator may also mail out invoices to collect fees from patients and maintain data and records by using a computer to track changes in patient insurance policies. The coordinator must be updated on regulations in the industry often and will also need to follow any company guidelines or rules. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)
- Respond to patient inquiries by phone and email.
- Perform data entry and filing to record patient and insurance data.
- Confirm insurance coverage with insurance companies by diagnostic and procedural codes.
- Schedule appointments and procedures and verify insurance information.
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