This position is responsible for reviewing financial/insurance information obtained to meet State, Federal and Third Party billing requirements to ensure reimbursement for services. Responsible for satisfying admission notice requirements for pre-certification/authorization for HMO/commercial payers in order to meet contractual agreements to avoid penalties. Responsible for editing, updating and timely filing of all new information gathered for each admission. In addition, assists patients with billing related inquiries if necessary. Responsible for working with multiple department and /hospital and web-based systems.
Education: High School Graduate, some college experienced preferred
Experience: 5 years Patient Accounting or Financial Counseling. Minimum one year experience in department.
Skills: Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrates proficiency in the use of computer systems and computer devices (personal computers, terminals, and printers). Knowledge of medical terminology and medical insurances. Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
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