Employment - Hattiesburg, MS

Southern Bone and Joint Specialists, P.A. in Hattiesburg, Miss. offers an excellent benefits package including: competitive salary, health, dental and vision coverage, paid vacation, sick and holidays, flexible schedules, long-term and short-term disability, life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing plan and much more! EOE.

We participate in E-Verify.

We will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employees Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

A current list of our job openings is provided below:

  • COLLECTOR (Full-Time)


    Job Description: Responsible for processing and collection activity on all past due patient account balances. Duties also include contacting patients prior to scheduled procedures to notify them on deposits


    Job Functions:

    • Ability to calculate insurance co-pays, deductibles, and co-insurance
    • Advises patient on his / her insurance coverage and benefits before a procedure or treatment
    • Generates patient statements
    • Processes and maintains reoccurring credit card payment processing
    • Processes and releases outstanding patient balances to third-party collectors
    • Monitors collection agency report of payment on a regular basis
    • Works directly with collection agencies
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications:

    • High school diploma required and at least 2 years of health care billing experience is preferred
    • Exceptional data entry and typing skills and knowledge of Excel and Word
    • Working knowledge of the CPT, HCPCS and ICD-9 coding from a reimbursement perspective
    • Familiar with all types of insurance, explanation of benefits and payment posting
    • Must have good math skills

    Work Schedule: M - F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m


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  • DATA ENTRY SPECIALIST (Part-Time)


    Job Description: The purpose of this position is to ensure that all aspects of processing and applying payments, zero pay vouchers and adjustments received by our office from patients and insurance companies are done accurately and in a timely manner


    Job Functions:

    • Receiving, sorting, batching and line item posting into the PMS
    • Accurately applies collection debt payments on appropriate accounts
    • Posting of all clinical charges
    • Balances daily posting batches to ensure accuracy and reconciliation of daily deposit
    • Maintains accurate documents and reports following established procedures and policies

    Qualifications:

    • High school diploma required and at least 2 years of health care billing experience is preferred
    • Exceptional data entry and typing skills and knowledge of Excel and Word
    • Working knowledge of the CPT, HCPCS and ICD-9 coding from a reimbursement perspective
    • Familiar with all types of insurance, explanation of benefits and payment posting
    • Must have good math skills

    Work Schedule: 25 hours or less a week


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  • LPN OR CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT - (PRN)


    Job Description: The LPN/Medical Assistant will be working closely with the physician to ensure that clinic runs smoothly. The LPN/Medical Assistant will be responsible for calling patients back to the exam rooms, assisting with procedures, scheduling surgeries, returning phone messages and anything else that the physician may need


    Qualifications: Candidates must be a graduate from an accredited school of practical nursing or have a current up to date medical assistant certification and have great computer skills with the ability to multi-task. We would prefer to have someone with at least 2 years of orthopedic experience


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  • OFFICE COORDINATOR - SBJ REHAB - (Full-Time)


    Job Description: The Office Coordinator will work Medical Billing, Patient Accounts, Workers Comp Claims along with filling in (as needed) at the front counter, answering the telephone, checking in and registering patients, scanning charts and other assigned duties




    Qualifications:


    • Must have High School Diploma or GED
    • Must have good communication skills and an understanding of the health insurance process
    • Must have knowledge of computer systems/operations
    • Medical office experience/medical billing experience preferred

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  • OR RN - (PRN/Part-Time)


    Job Description: The OR Circulating Nurse is responsible for the direct and indirect professional nursing care of the patients in the operating room




    Job Requirements: Candidates must have experience in circulating. Orthopedic/Spine surgery experience preferred, but not required. Candidates also must have current ACLS certification


    Work Schedule: Hours/days will vary


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  • PATIENT ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE - (Part-Time), Picayune


    Job Description: The Patient Account Rep is responsible for processing the patients when they come to see a physician. They are responsible for collecting co-pays, past due balances, getting medical history from the patient and working A/R


    Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED required. Experience required in one or more of the following areas: patient care, public relations, customer service or other related area. Previous knowledge of dealing with different types of insurances in a medical setting is preferred

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  • PHYSICAL THERAPIST- SBJ REHAB, Hattiesburg


    Job Description: The Physical Therapist treats and evaluates patients on a day to day basis




    Qualifications:


    • Must be a licensed physical therapist
    • Must have great computer skills and the ability to multi-task
    • Outpatient experience preferred, but not required

    Work Schedule: M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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  • PRE-OP/PACU/EXTENDED CARE RN - PRN


    Job Description: The PRE-OP/PACU RN is responsible for patient care before surgery or after surgery as well as extended stay care

    Requirements: Must have Pre-op/PACU or critical care experience. Must have current MS RN license

    Work Schedule: The schedule will vary

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  • RECEPTIONIST - (Full-Time)


    Job Description: The Receptionist is responsible for handling calls, entering information into the computer system as it relates to the patients visit, and scheduling appointments


    Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED required. Experience required in one or more of the following areas: patient care, public relations, customer service or other related area. Must be able to communicate well, speak clearly and multi-task


    Work Schedule: Monday – Friday 8am-5pm with the possibility of an early morning or late night rotation


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  • RECEPTIONIST - (Part-Time)


    Job Description: The Receptionist is responsible for handling calls, entering information into the computer system as it relates to the patients visit, and scheduling appointments


    Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED required. Experience required in one or more of the following areas: patient care, public relations, customer service or other related area. Must be able to communicate well, speak clearly and multi-task


    Work Schedule: Monday – Thursday 12:30-5pm. Friday 12:30-4pm.


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  • REGISTERED NURSE - (Part-Time), Wiggins


    Job Description: The RN will be working closely with the physician to ensure that clinic runs smoothly. RN will be responsible for calling patients back to the exam rooms, assisting with procedures, scheduling surgeries, returning phone messages and anything else that the physician may need


    Qualifications:

    • Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing
    • Must have great computer skills and the ability to multi-task

    Work Schedule: Monday PM / Thursday AM & PM


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  • SECURITY GUARD - (Full-time)


    Job Description: The Security Guard works to maintain safe and secure environment for the Clinic, its employees and patients




    Job Duties:

    • Make regular rounds of the interior and exterior of the Clinic
    • Respond to staff calls for assistance
    • Complete Incident Report forms
    • Distribute money bags to employees before clinic and take them up at the end of the day
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications:

    • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be at least 21 years of age
    • Must have a Security Guard Firearms Permit and must have your own firearm
    • Maintenance experience is a plus

    Work Schedule: Schedule may vary. M – F, day and/or evening hours, rotation of Saturdays when needed and possibility of staying overnight when a patient is present


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  • X-RAY TECHNICIAN - (Full-time)


    Job Description: The X-ray Tech will be working closely with the nurse and physician to ensure that his clinic runs smoothly. They will be responsible for taking patient x-rays, helping to call patients back to the exam rooms and anything else that the physician may need help with.




    Qualifications:

    • Must be a graduate from an accredited school of radiology
    • Must have a current and up to date license
    • Must have great computer skills and the ability to multi-task
    • Would prefer to have someone with at least 2 years of orthopedic experience

    Work Schedule: M – F, 7:50 a.m. to 5 p.m. but hours may vary when physician is in clinic


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  • X-RAY TECHNICIAN - PRN, Southern Surgery Center


    Job Description: The X-ray Tech will be working closely with the nurse and physician to ensure that his clinic runs smoothly. They will be responsible for taking patient x-rays, helping to call patients back to the exam rooms and anything else that the physician may need help with.




    Qualifications:

    • Must be a graduate from an accredited school of radiology
    • Must have a current and up to date license
    • Must have great computer skills and the ability to multi-task
    • Would prefer to have someone with at least 2 years of orthopedic experience

    Work Schedule: As needed


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