Opening: 1833 – Patient Account Representative


Reference #: 1833

Hours per two-week pay period: 80

Overtime classification: 40 -hour week


POSITION SUMMARY: Performs medical billing functions to third party payers.  Prepares electronic and paper claim processing of primary and secondary billing.  Reviews claims for completeness and accuracy.  Researches denied or incomplete bills, prepares appeals or corrected claims.  Researches patient’s questions about accounts.  Provides explanation regarding patient balances and /or insurance coverage.  Researches insurance credit balances.



  • • High school graduate or equivalent. • 1 or more years’ experience in medical billing. • 1 year experience in related field: insurance office, hospital or physician office billing. • 2 years General Office experience. Ability to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing. Excellent interpersonal skills. Newport Hospital & Health Services (NHHS) is an equal opportunity employer.

Closing Date

This position closes when it is filled.