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The University of Miami Health System, "UHealth", Central Business Office has an exciting career opportunity for a Medical Collector with Healthcare Call Center experience in the Central Business Office based in Coral Gables, Florida.
This position coordinates the functions of Collections and Customer Service on individual patient accounts. The Medical Collector uses specific knowledge of Managed Care, PPO or Commercial Accounts to ensure patient demographic information is accurate and the funding source is billed and collected appropriately, accurately and in a timely manner.
The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: High school diploma or equivalent as well as at least one year of patient-related clerical experience within a medical setting.
Possesses an understanding of medical center functions and medical collections activities. Knowledge of Managed Care, PPO, UB04, medical terminology, CPT4 codes, ICD9 codes and Third Party Payer requirements and reimbursement rules. Knowledge of contracts that are in force for hospital, physicians and the rules and guidelines that govern collections activities.
Experience using a computer to include using Microsoft Excel software. Any relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean.
Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.
Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
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