Providence St. Joseph Health is calling an Accounts Receivable Specialist
We are seeking an Accounts Receivable Specialist
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Extract, review and interpret billing statements, charge information, private or government insurance benefits, and other related information from multiple billing and documentation servers (for multiple hospitals, clinics and insurance companies) while resolving account balances.
Ensure appropriate use of adjustment codes and activity codes to allow for appropriate workflow and trending.
Proactively identify opportunities to improve business results and/or to alert business units of trends, anomalies or health plan rules and decisions that need attention.
Escalate unresolved issues appropriately and recommend solutions to minimize future problems.
Must meet primary productivity and performance standards
Make appropriate decisions on account activity consistent with approved authority levels.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or GED equivalent
2 years experience in automated, computerized account follow-up system, preferable in a hospital setting, health insurance claims processing or medical office.
2 years experience in billing and collection of health care accounts, including the ability to balance and clearly explain account activity.
Demonstrated leadership and facilitation skills
Demonstrated good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects to successful completion.
Ability to accurately process large volumes of data entry consistent with productivity expectations.
Solid understanding of basic accounting techniques (debits & credits).
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
College coursework completed
Knowledge in reimbursement of health care accounts from insurance companies
About the department you will serve.
Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence St. Joseph health from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.
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