Medical Collector

$17 - $20 hourly
Job Category: Healthcare
Position Type: Contract / Temporary to Hire
Work Model: In Office
Location: Mossville, Louisiana
Job ID: 139528
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LaSalle Network has partnered with a healthcare provider based in Mossville, LA, in their search for a Medical Collector. The Medical Collector is responsible for managing and collecting payments on outstanding medical bills. This role involves working with patients, insurance companies and internal departments to ensure timely and accurate collection of payments, resolving discrepancies and maintaining comprehensive records.

Medical Collector Responsibilities:

  • Contact patients and insurance companies to collect outstanding balances
  • Review and analyze patient accounts to identify overdue payments
  • Negotiate payment plans and arrangements with patients
  • Verify insurance information and resolve any discrepancies
  • Communicate with healthcare providers and departments to clarify billing issues
  • Document all collection activities and maintain accurate records in the billing system
  • Follow up on unpaid claims and appeal denied claims when necessary
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations regarding medical billing and collections
  • Provide excellent customer service and maintain professionalism in all interactions
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Billing and Collections Manager

Medical Collector Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent; Associate’s degree in healthcare administration, accounting or a related field preferred
  • Previous experience in medical billing and collections, or a related field, is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, billing codes and insurance processes
  • Proficient in using billing software and computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive information with confidentiality and professionalism
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently
  • Familiarity with HIPAA regulations and compliance

We invite you to apply today!

Thank you,

Emily Jurgel
Recruiter – Healthcare Revenue Cycle
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries.

LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets. LaSalle Network offers temporary Field Employees benefit plans including medical, dental and vision coverage. Family Medical Leave, Worker's compensation, Paid Leave and Sick Leave are also provided. View a full list of our benefits here: View a full list of our benefits here.