Insurance Billing Clerk- Full-Time - Private Practice - Ankeny, IA

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Prairie View Eyecare
Ankeny, IA
Private practice
Based on experience

Insurance Billing Clerk- Full-Time - Private Practice - Ankeny, IA

About the Practice

It has always been a dream of mine to have my own optometry clinic in Ankeny and I’m grateful for the opportunity to fulfill that dream by opening Prairie View Eyecare. I’m hoping to make this a clinic that meets or exceeds the community’s expectations. My goal is that this is a practice that values our patients’ time and money while providing the highest level of care possible! If these virtues are important to you, apply today!

About the Position

Our new Insurance Billing Clerk will be an integral member of our team! We are searching for an experienced tech to join our growing practice. 


As an Insurance Billing Clerk in our practice, your regular duties will include:

  • Checks billing data from medical office or hospital records to ensure amounts and account numbers are accurate.

  • Prepares invoices, compiles itemized charges, and submits invoices for reimbursement.

  • Answers patients' questions regarding statements and insurance coverage. 

  • Computes billing charges and assigns billing numbers for tracking purposes.

  • Contacts insurance companies to verify medical insurance coverage for patients and to obtain information concerning the extent of benefits.

  • Reads computer printout to ascertain monthly costs, schedule of medical procedures completed, and type of procedures performed for the customers.

  •  Prepares forms for governmental, welfare, and other agencies paying bill of specified patients.

  • Maintains records, schedules appointments, performs bookkeeping, handles correspondences, and does all filing. 


Requirements & Qualifications


  • Previous experience in the eyecare industry

  • Prior experience with vision plans and insurance verification

  • Passionate about providing exceptional customer service and excellent communication skills

  • Strong drive and ability to take initiative

Why You’ll Love this Opportunity

  • Environment: This is a fantastic opportunity to come in on the ground floor of a blossoming new business and really make your mark on the future of the organization!

  • Location: Located halfway between Iowa's largest university and its largest city, Ankeny has hovered at the top of the fastest-growing cities charts for the past decade.  Praised for its family-friendly atmosphere and active lifestyle, Ankeny boasts extensive walking and biking trails, arts, music, and other entertainment, and some of the best schools in the Midwest.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here, today through Eyes On Eyecare®!