Collector for Local Hospital $25/HOUR!
Client is looking for Collector for one of the best medical facilities in the area.
Perks & Benefits for the Collector :
- Competitive Salary
- Insurance Health
- Start 7 am – 8:30 am and end 3:30 pm – 5 pm
The Collector serves as the account representati ve for clininc in working with insurance companies,government payors, and/or patients for resolution of payments and accounts resolution.Completes assigned accounts within assigned work queues. Obtains the maximum amount of reimbursement by evaluating claims at the contract rate with the use of the contract management tool for proper pricing (Examples: APC, DRG, APRDRG). Reviews and initiates the initial appeal for underpayments observing all timely requirements to secure reimbursement due to clinic. Reviews and completes payor and/or patient correspondence in a timely manner. Escalates to the payor and/or patient accounts that need to be appealed due to improper billing, coding and/or underpayments. Reports new/unknown billing edits to direct supervisor for review and resolution.Has a strong understanding of the Revenue Cycle processes, from Patient Access (authorizations admissions) through Patient Financial Services (billing & collections), including procedures and policies. Has thorough knowledge of managed care contracts, current payor rates, understanding of terms and conditions, as well as Federal and State requirements.
- One year of previous hospital business experience, or equivalent required or strong background in customer service.
- Basic experience with insurance plans, hospital reimbursement methodology, and/or ICD10 and CPT coding.
- High school diploma or equivalent required.