To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
A. Education / Training: Requires successful completion of a registered radiation therapy program from an accredited school and hold a valid ARRT license.
B. Work Experience : Requires a minimum of five years’ experience with Radiation Oncology practices as it relates to review, interpretation, analysis and understanding patient billing for services and cross referencing with patient medical records
C. Contacts and Communications: Requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact frequently with professionalism and tact with physicians, licensed/non licensed staff, hospital and business office financial staff, external insurance vendors, third party payors, and regulatory agencies. Requires the ability to effectively discuss complex and technical issues with a diverse audience.
D. Analytical Demands : Requires s ignificant analytical skills to analyze, interpret and understand and resolve billing and documentation requirements, work processes, regulatory compliance, and third party payment issues.
E. Computer Skills : Requires demonstrated f amiliarity with spreadsheet software, the ability to recognize data patterns, and perform computational skills.
F. Certification, Licensure, Registration : Requires a current and unrestricted Radiation Therapy ARRT license in the State of Michigan.
G. Other Qualifications : Must be able to keep abreast of current regulatory developments with respect to charge capture compliance and coding issues affecting Radiation Oncology.