University of Rochester Inpatient Account Representative / Collection Specialist (off site location) - 228645 in Rochester, New York
Inpatient Account Representative / Collection Specialist (off site location) Job ID 228645Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening
Full Time 40 hours Grade 008 Patient Financial ServicesSchedule
8 AM-4:30 PMResponsibilities
The Inpatient Senior Account Representative is assigned to a specific payer team with assigned work ques. The representative will work the claim life cycle from initial billing to securing expected reimbursement, using the inpatient reimbursement payment methodology. Responsibility will include, but not limited to working with other departments within the facility, utilizing payer websites for claim status to payment, follow up calls to payers, sending adjustment claims, while developing the skill set of the inpatient reimbursement payment methodology for collection of services rendered. The Senior Accounts Rep provides assistance, support and supervision to the Accounts Representatives and coordinates the billing activities required to achieve the department’s A/R goals. In addition, to supporting the Operational Supervisor.
Participate in department staff meetings, educational classes and trainings. Stay current on HIPAA guidelines through education and reading monthly emails. Participate in URMC trainings such as, but not limited to ICARE and Annual Mandatory in Service.
Associate’s degree in business field and 4-5 years’ experience in hospital billing, accounting, and/or coding; or an equivalent combination of education and experience . Prefer proficiency in Excel and Word processing with Epic billing system experience. Ideally this individual will be extremely organized, a team player, effective communicator and motivated to manage time sensitive projects and assignments.How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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