Medical billing personnel work closely with healthcare professionals in order to assist their facility with managing the billing side of their work. They work in hospitals and other healthcare facilities and handle all financial transactions from patients, insurance companies and other stakeholders.
People who train as medical billing professionals usually do so to be associated with the medical profession without actually training for it. Let us have a look at what skills and qualifications an entry level Medical Biller will write in his cover letter when applying for a job.
300 Raccoon Road, Raccoon, KY 88888
☏ (001) 999-9999 ✉ lodge @ email . com
December 22, 2015
Ms. Sharon Stone
Harbor Medical Associates
901 Arlington Drive
Raccoon, KY 63534
Dear Ms. Stone:
I am writing to express a keen interest in the Medical Biller position with the Harbor Medical Services, as advertised in the Washington Post. With my Associates Degree in Finance, medical billing certificate and in-depth knowledge of insurance procedures for the medical office, I am able to manage the billing of your facility in the most efficient manner.
During the interval of my certification and training, I have developed a strong expertise in entering charges, posting co-pays and verifying information for accuracy. I have been repeatedly recognized for my outstanding work in managing billing and reconciliation functions and confident in my aptitude to use coded data to produce and submit claims in a time efficient manner. Moreover, I possess an ample knowledge of ICD-10-CM and CPT Coding, and electronic billing and medical records systems.
Besides medical billing skills, I am also knowledgeable in medical terminology and possess strong verbal and written communication skills. My computer expertise include;
• Familiar with Microsoft applications
• Fast alphanumeric and 10-key typing speed
• Internet browsing and research, e-mail and fax transmission
Being comfortable in all steps of the collection process including medical billing and identifying responsible party of payment, I am in quite confident that I am the right contender for this position. I would appreciate an opportunity to meet you in order to discuss my qualifications in detail. I will call your office next week to set an appointment of interview. If you need to contact me in the interim, I can be reached at (001) 999-9999 or via email at lodge @ email . com.
Thank you for your time and consideration.