Patient Accounting Rep - Patient Accounting - Per Diem 8 hr - Days Variable Shifts

Non-Nursing Supports Fremont, California


Description

Salary Range
$31.71 - $38.34

Summary of Duties
Reviews, verifies, obtains and corrects comprehensive patient financial status, payer source information and other relevant information needed to determine the financial responsibility of all registrations to Washington Hospital. Based on this information, ensures that all appropriate financial sources and certification requirements are met to assure reimbursement for services provided. Responsible for timely filing of all insurance claims. Reviews patient account to ensure all payment and adjustments are made timely and appropriately. Monitors outstanding accounts, processes refunds for overpaid accounts, receives and answers billing related inquiries. Secures payments/arrangements from both insurance company as well as account guarantor. In additional to performing the essential functions listed, may also be assigned other duties as required.

Educational Requirements

  • High School Graduate.

Work Experience Requirements
  • Minimum one year experience in insurance billing and follow-up, required.
  • Minimum one year experience with electronic billing and follow up system as well as personal computer experience, required.
  • Epic EHR experience, preferred.
  • Knowledge of ICD10 terminology and CPT4 Procedure Coding, required.
  • Knowledge of State Government regulations with regards to Medi-Cal eligibility and application process, preferred.
  • Private Pay collection experience helpful.
  • Cash and adjustment posting background preferred with regards to quality control of payments and transactions to financial system.

Special Skills or Abilities
  • Typing 25 WPM, required.
  • Knowledge of 10 key, preferred.
  • Basic medical terminology, required.

Washington Hospital Health System does not utilize any form of electronic chatting, such as Google chat for the purposes of interviewing candidates for employment. If you are contacted by any entity or individual attempting to engage you in this format, do not disclose any personal information and contact Washington Hospital Healthcare System.   



Washington Hospital Health System does not utilize any form of electronic chatting, such as Google chat for the purposes of interviewing candidates for employment. If you are contacted by any entity or individual attempting to engage you in this format, do not disclose any personal information and contact Washington Hospital Healthcare System.