Founded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness. We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations and have over 130 programs and over 4,000 employees across the country. And we're growing all the time! When you work at Telecare, you help to empower thousands of individuals every day in their journeys of recovery.
Telecare is proud to have been recognized by The Bay Area Business Times as the 9th Best Place To Work In the Bay Area for 2020! This is the 18th time we have made the list!
Telecare STEPS (Striving Towards Enhanced Partnerships) Orange County serves 141 adults with serious mental illness (SMI), aged 18+.
Employment Status: Full-Time
Shift: AM, 8:30 am
The Billing Specialist is responsible for all billing related tasks including collection of billing data, data entry into County IRIS, running reports and reconciliation of data.
One (1) year of general office experience
High school diploma or a G.E.D.
The ability to work with minimum supervision, set work priorities and function as a self-starter
This position is contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, passing applicable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification
If the position requires driving, a motor vehicle clearance and proof of auto insurance is required prior to hire. Additional regulatory, contractual or local requirements may apply
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must be CPR, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), and First Aid certified on date of employment or within 60 days of employment and maintain current certification throughout employment
All opportunities at Telecare are contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, acceptable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification. Position requires driving, valid driver license, a motor vehicle clearance and proof of auto insurance is required at time of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional regulatory, contractual or local requirements may apply
Demonstrate the Telecare mission, purpose, values and beliefs in everyday language and contact with the internal and external stakeholders
Enters members served information, enrollment, eligibility information and billing data into County IRIS
Reconciles Caminar data to County IRIS data to ensure that all services have been billed accurately and within required timeframes
Performs computer interface (uploads) of data to Corporate office
Updates Health Benefit eligibility verification for all members served on a monthly basis
Assists Business Office Manager with all aspects of payroll preparation, accounts payable, and invoice research
Assists the Business Office Manager with private insurance billing, verifying coverage and mailing bills
Verifies benefit status on new members served
Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted and/or changed at the discretion of management.
Position requires driving for company business such as trainings, offsite meetings, etc.
The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
The employee is constantly required to sit and occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, twist, bend, pull and lift and carry items weighing 10 pounds or less as well as to do simple grasping occasionally. The position requires manual deviation, repetition and dexterity. Visual requirements include computers and books exposure.
EOE AA M/F/V/Disability