Asst-Claims Processing

  • Bay Medical Sacred Heart
  • Panama City, FL, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021

Job Description

Ascension Sacred Heart is a faith-based health system that provides a network of hospitals, outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and a variety of other health services to communities in South Alabama and across Northwest Florida.  The health system includes the 566-bed Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola and the Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart, the region's only facility specializing in the care of children. Major regional services based in Pensacola also include the Heart and Vascular Institute, the area's leading Stroke Center, a Level II Trauma Center, and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network.   In 2003, Ascension Sacred Heart opened its Emerald Coast hospital, a 76-bed community hospital in Walton County, near Destin, Fla. Ascension Sacred Heart also includes a 75-bed hospital in Panama City where services include a Level II trauma center and advanced cardiovascular care, as well as a 19-bed community hospital in Port St. Joe, FL, that serves Gulf and Franklin counties. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. What You Will Do As an Associate with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, you will have the opportunity to prepare and issue bills for reimbursement to individual and third party payers in an out-patient or medical office environment. Responsibilities: Prepares insurance claims for submission to third party payers and/or responsible parties. Reviews claims for accuracy, including proper diagnosis and procedure codes. Reviews claim rejections and communicates with payers to resolve billing issues. Prepares and reviews routine billing reports. Recommends process improvements based on findings. Responds to complex telephone and written inquiries from patients and/or third party payers and physician practices. What You Will Need Education: Diploma  High school diploma or GED required Work Experience: None required. Equal Employment Opportunity Sacred Heart Health System is an aggressive equal opportunity employer, and all associates and prospective associates are considered equally without regard for age, handicap or disability, race or color, religion or creed, sex or marital status or national origin. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement Sacred Heart Health System participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. E-Verify (link to E-verify site)