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.