PATIENT ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE


jfk medical center Edison Requisition # 2018-57071 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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Overview

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.

Responsibilities

The patient account representative position supports 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.

 

Qualifications

Work Experience: 1 year experience in healthcare patient financial services required 2 -3 years medical healthcare business office setting, billing and collection.  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.