Universal Health Services, Inc.
(UHS) is one of the nation's
largest and most respected health care management companies,
operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral
health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978,
UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The
UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health
care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong
franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control.
Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service
philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Kempsville Center for Behavioral
Health is an 82 bed facility within the city of Norfolk,
Virginia. Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health offers
comprehensive mental health programs to the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Since 1986 we have provide psychiatrically and medically managed
acute and residential treatment for children and adolescents with
significant impairments in their social and emotional development. We
are accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), and are licensed by the
Commonwealth of Virginia and The Virginia Department of Behavioral
Health and Developmental Services
Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health
currently has a Financial Counselor position available. The candidate selected will
be responsible for the following:
- Responsible for self-pay collections at the time of services
prior to patient discharge and beyond as outline by business office
- Responsible for estimating patient balances by utilizing
insurance verification information to calculate what the patient is
expected to pay prior to discharge.
- Responsible for obtaining necessary documents, pay stubs and
any other information deemed necessary by policy for charity
applications and determinations.
possess critical thinking skills, understanding of third party payer
payment methods and excellent negotiation and patient
relation/customer service skills.
- Required to keep informed of commercial contracts and
government regulations. Responsible to maintain accurate and current
Upfront Collections log with attention to detail and accuracy of
demonstrate proficiency with billing system and Excel.
- Responsible to report collection trends, problems and issues
regarding self-pay collections.
- Responsible to maintain current on all private and government
payer billing regulations and policy.
Must possess knowledge of medical
terminology, Word, Excel and Outlook. Must possess excellent customer service
skills. Must maintain
professionalism when dealing with internal and external
complex problem solving proficiency in follow-up
Director of Business
To position: Billing-Collection Specialist
Must be knowledgeable of and abide
by HIPAA regulations with regard to protected health information as
defined by HIPAA and ABS.
Uses and/or discloses on a daily basis verbal, written and/or
electronic PHI in order to perform job duties, as pertains to
[CLIENTS’ FINANCIAL, DEMOGRAPHIC, AND /OR CLINICAL DATA] and/or
[EMPLOYEES’FINANCIAL, DEMOGRAPHIC, AND/OR CLINICAL
General office environment in a
Psychiatric Hospital setting.
Must possess visual and audio skills to complete above listed
job duties. Must be able
to sit ninety percent (90%) of scheduled work h ours. Must be able to lift and
carry copy binders weighing up to 10 pounds. Some risk involved in the
event of aggressive/out-of-control patients. Eye/hand coordination and
finger dexterity essential for data/manual
The Physical Requirements described
herein are representative of those which must be met by an employee
to successfully perform the primary functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise
qualified, to perform the primary
Non-Exempt EEOC/Tech Type 5: Office
Universal Health Services - 8 months ago