University of Rochester Inpatient Account Representative / Collection Specialist (off site location) - 228013 in Rochester, New York
Inpatient Account Representative / Collection Specialist (off site location) Job ID 228013Location 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 Account Representative is assigned to a specific payer team with assigned work ques. The representative will work the claim life cycle from inception to end by securing expected reimbursement. This will entail, but not limited to working with other departments within the facility, researching 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.
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.
Bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent combination of education and related 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. Associate's degree in Business Administration and 2 years of hospital patient accounting or consumer collections experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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