There is a rise in demand for medical billers all across the US. Many of them are for remote medical billers. Remote medical billing is on the rise for two main reasons.
- Lower costs: Although the salary for remote medical billers are higher, the costs of having a full time medical biller on staff is an even higher expense. Most remote medical billers are willing to accept work as a contractor.
- More qualified candidates: The ability to pay a higher salary will draw more qualified candidates to the position. Paying $10 an hour for an experienced medical biller is not practical in 2012 especially with the rising gas prices nationwide. Read the full article here.