Catholic Health Initiatives Patient Account Rep III - Physician Billing Office in DES MOINES, Iowa

Patient Account Rep III - Physician Billing Office

Description

GENERAL SUMMARY :

Maintains expert working

knowledge of rules and regulations for assigned work. Adheres to corporate

policies and procedures. Serves as a front-line resource for staff questions. Trains

staff and assists with managing team workflow.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :

FollowUp

  • Ability to utilize high level thinking andproblem solving to bring complex accounts to resolution.

  • Maintain an expert working knowledge of rules and regulations for teamworkflow.

  • Provide new and recurring training to Billing staff.

  • Assist staff with questions.

Qualifications

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :

  • High school diploma or GED required.

  • Two years experience in a physician billing office or centralbilling office is required

  • Working knowledge of CPT, ICD.9, HCFA 1500, and explanation of benefitsrequired.

  • Successful completion of a medical terminology class preferred.

  • Demonstrates written, verbal, and nonverbal communication that isconsistent with the Mercy Mission, Values and I Will Statements to allpatients, families, visitors, medical staff, colleagues, vendors and otherinternal and external customers.

  • Must be a self- started and demonstrate the ability to workindependently by making appropriate decisions according to the organizationaland departmental guidelines that fall within the scope of the position.

  • Demonstrates the ability to understand and effectively utilize a highlycomplex billing system(s).

  • Maintains current knowledge of all Federal, State and complianceregulations related to billing and insurance as required based on the scope ofthe position.

  • Demonstrates an understanding of HCFA 1500 claim forms, CPT, ICD.9 andHCPCS codes specific to insurance carrier requirements as required based onscope of the position.

Job Administrative/Clerical

Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY CLINICS LTC SERVICES

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0181811

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.