Foundation for Medical Care of Kern and Santa Barbara Counties

Employment Opportunities

Claims Clerk

Foundation for Medical Care of Kern & Santa Barbara Counties and HealthEdge Administrators is currently recruiting an experienced medical Claims Clerk.  We are looking for the right candidate to join our team!  The ideal candidate has familiarity with medical claims processing or billing and front office experience with excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.

Job Summary
Under direct supervision, responsible for keeping files and documents organized, working with both paper documents and electronic files.  Conduct routine tasks like data entry, organization, cross-referencing, scanning, copying and retrieval.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time and continuously perform claims filing duties for an eight (8) hour shift.
  • Knowledge of numeric/alphabetic filing and ability to sort and compare names and numbers rapidly and accurately.
  • Knowledge of basic medical terminology and benefits, CPT, HCPCS, Revenue Codes and ICD10 diagnosis.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Outlook, Excel, imaging and scanning equipment.
  • Demonstrate attention to detail, analyzes information and thinks critically.
  • Ability to conform to established work schedule. Must have high-level attendance in accordance with the Foundation for Medical Care Attendance Policy.
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions precisely.
  • Ability to maintain professional demeanor and to exercise tact and discretion.
  • Ability to cooperate in a team environment.
  • High school graduate or equivalent required, certification preferred.
  • One year of work experience in a professional office setting, medical or insurance-related field preferred.
  • One year of experience filing electronic and paper files in a medical office, or combined education and experience.
  • Current typing certificate demonstrating a typing ability of 45 wpm, dated within one year of application.

Full-Time position. Excellent health benefits, 401(k), employee culture, development and rewards programs.  Salary DOE & Qualifications.

Please complete and sign our Employment Application. Then e-mail your application and resume to or fax to (661) 327-5129.  Your submitted resumes will be kept on file for a minimum of six months and will be considered for any future openings for which you potentially qualify.  You may resubmit your resume and application as needed, or for a specific job posting when applicable.

Foundation for Medical Care of Kern & Santa Barbara Counties and HealthEdge Administrators is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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