Patient Account Representative

jfk medical center Edison Requisition # 2018-57069 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkNo Weekends Required HolidaysNo Holidays Required On CallNo On-Call Required Standard hours per week40

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How have you impacted someone’s life today?  At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day.  From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.


A day in the life of a Patient Account Representative at Hackensack Meridian includes supporting the reduction of Accounts Receivables by reviewing open accounts, and obtaining payment status via payer websites or by contacting payers by phone. The Representative performs a variety of duties including correspondence response, rebilling, certain denial issues and daily reconciliation of activities. The Representative meets established productivity and quality guidelines to ensure timely and accurate reimbursement for all billed charges. The Representative is responsible for reducing AR aging within assigned payer and assigned section of the AR. This position is responsible for making certain that the hospital receives all monies due in a timely manner.


One year experience in healthcare patient financial services required 2 -3 years medical healthcare business office setting, billing and collection functions preferred Proficiency and use of the following: computers, printers, faxes, calculators, various computer programs Ability to communicate  verbally and in writing to staff, customers, providers and consultants. Skills needed include multitasking, time management, organization, and computer skills.
Education / Education Specialization:  High School Diploma or Eqivalency
Technical / Equipment: PC literate - Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, & Internet.

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!