Patient Accounting Representative, PBO Follow Up

Job Description

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of employment.

The Patient Accounting Rep is required to have an understanding of the Healthcare Revenue Cycle, the CMS 1500 claim form and required components, an understanding of basic coding requirements of the CMS-1500 claim form, Understanding of Basic Payer adjudication procedures and coordination of Benefits, Understanding of common Billing/Insurance acronyms and denial reasons.

Skills required

Posses the ability to self manage in a work from home environment using excellent communication and organizational skills. Ability to manage daily schedule and accurately report time and attendance

Ability to prioritize and coordinate workload with a high degree of proficiency and accuracy

Must have excellent analytical and problem solving skills; possessing good judgement skills and capable of making independent decision in accord with policy and Procedure

Ability to reference and apply workflow or other guidance to daily work

Willingness to learn new process and adjust common work practices when necessary

Responsibilities

Assists the manager in all daily activities associated with the collection function. Responsible for collection from all commercial payers including denied claims

Identify and bring denial trends to the attention of the manager

Maintain acceptable level of Productivity

Maintain passing Quality Reviews

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Education: High school diploma or GED.

Experience: 6 months experience is Medical claim follow up