Tucson Fire Department Seeking Ambulance Billing Specialist

The Tucson Fire Department (TFD) is seeking candidates for an ambulance billing specialist I. Responsibilities include performing billing for Advanced Life Support transport claims and necessary follow-up with Medicare, Medicaid, primary and secondary insurance companies, and private payers to ensure claim accuracy.

A successful candidate will have sufficient interpersonal skills to interact effectively with patients, families, and payor personnel. Preferred qualifications include Certified Ambulance Coder or Certified Professional Coder certificates, knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid regulations, and current or previous EMT certification.

This position requires satisfactory criminal background and reference checks, and may require a motor vehicle history report and public records check. Applications must be received by Feb. 7. Written exams and oral boards will be scheduled later in February.