Encompass Health Rehabilitation Institute of Tucson
The Patient Account Representative is responsible for all Medicare billing, collections and account reconciliation for any and all assigned accounts.
Job Code: 100087
License or Certification:
Education, Training and Years of Experience:
High School Degree or GED preferred
Preferred 2 years previous business office billing and collection experience
Knowledge of UB, 1500 claim forms, CPT codes, HCPC codes and ICD-9 codes
Strong third party payor knowledge
Working knowledge of Excel
Machines, Equipment Used:
Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 50 pounds. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.
Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking.
Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment.
Adheres to the company's Standards of Business Conduct.
Maintains current licensure and/or certifications, if applicable.
Skills and Abilities:
Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively.
Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.
Ability to work independently without supervision.
Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure.
Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required.
May work under stressful circumstances at times.
Proficiency or Productivity Standards:
Meets established attendance standards.
Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge.
May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines.
May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts.
Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster.
May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives.
May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Address: 2650 North Wyatt Drive, Tucson 85712
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1918701