Accounting and Finance

Job Type



$19.65 - $ USD per Hour


3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085, Illinois

Job Number


Medical Billing Specialist – 15988

Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
Under general supervision performs work of considerable difficulty in assisting with the administration of the Health Department’s central billing office management program. The position has the responsibility for reviewing, researching, analyzing and acting upon all claim rejections received from Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance and all other revenue sources. Services include medical, mental health, substance abuse and dental. Ensures accurate records are kept for all billing activity to ensure the agency complies with all appropriate regulations as required. Provides various patient management reports as needed. Assists with other billing projects as needed.

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or medical/religious exemption within 30 days of hire.  If not fully vaccinated, you must follow the requirements for unvaccinated until you meet the definition of fully vaccinated.

Scheduled Hours: 37.5 hours a week

  • Monday – Friday (9:00am – 5:00pm)