Billing Specialist

Posted: July 19, 2021



Do you have a strong commitment to excellence and teamwork? Are you willing to care for our community with respect and compassion? Do you strive to always do the right thing?

If yes, you might be the Billing Specialist we need!
At Holy Cross Medical Center, we are driven by our mission statement, "To provide our community with the best health care choices close to home in an environment of continual improvement."




Title: Billing Specialist

Department:  Patient Accounts

Description: Billing insurance carriers, Medicare/Medicade Gov't programs.

Location: Taos, NM - 1398 Wiemer Rd.

Education: HS Diploma or GED required.  

Shift: Days

Duration: Full-Time

Position Details
Billing Specialist, Full-Time, 40 hrs/week, Day Shift.
Non-Exempt, Hourly, Non-Bargaining.
Benefited position starting 1st day of the following month after hire.

Position Summary

Responsible for accurately billing insurance carriers and the Medicare/Medicaid Government programs in a timely manner in accordance with hospital policy and all applicable laws and regulations.  Processes claims electronically or by mail.  In addition, responsible for collecting payments on Medicare accounts.

As a Holy Cross Medical Center employee, you will immediately start accruing Personal Leave Time and Major Medical Leave time from day one. You will receive incredible Health, Vision and Dental benefits, paid partially by employee and employer with life insurance, short and long-term disability options. We offer a 403B pension plan, flexible spending accounts, employee discounts on HCMC hospital deductibles, bereavement leave, education opportunities, jury duty compensation, service awards, EAP and Professional Development Program opportunities.

To apply, please fill out an application and attached a current resume. Include gaps in employment and reasons for separation.

Criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen required upon conditional job offer.

Holy Cross Hospital is located in Taos, New Mexico. Taos is a friendly county seat located in Northern New Mexico roughly 40 minutes from Colorado's southern border. With clean rural living, we are located just 65 miles from the capital of Santa Fe, NM, 4 hours from Denver and 2 hours from Albuquerque. At 6,969 feet of elevation, there is outdoor recreation everywhere, quality schools with lots of sun and snow. We have four ski/snowboarding resorts located within 30 minutes of Taos, to include the world famous Taos Ski Valley, hiking, biking, fishing, rafting, golfing, hunting and over 400 years of history.

Holy Cross Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, considers individuals for employment according to their abilities and performance. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by law. All employment requirements mandated by local, state and federal regulations will be observed.

Schedule: Full-Time
Contact: Vanessa Garcia
Phone: 575-751-5731
Email: vgarcia@taoshospital.org


Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Dipoloma or GED required.
  • 1-3 years experience in a healthcare environment or equivalent education in medical and/or business field preferred.  Medical Billing experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of State, Federal and Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) regulations required.
  • Excellent customer service skills required.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.
  • Computer proficiency and technical aptitude with the ability to utilize Microsoft Office Suite programs.

This Position is No Longer Available