Patient Accounts Representative

$18.14 - $22.18 hourly
  • Capital Health
  • Lawrenceville, Lawrence Township, NJ, USA
  • Oct 28, 2021
Full Time Administration/Operations

Job Description

Join our Patient Accounts team and perform billing, follow-up, administrative support, and customer service within a growing hospital!

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Reviews appropriate documents. Elicits information and follows appropriate federal, state, third party and departmental guidelines to prepare bills to carriers.
  • Gathers and communicates information from third party payers and patients to expedite payment on outstanding accounts.
  • Stays current with the latest updates for third party, collection, and bad-debt regulations by reading bulletins and other memoranda. Participates in annual training sessions as required.
  • Operates computer software efficiently to complete required billing and follow-up tasks.
  • Sets goals to resolve any outstanding issues with third party representatives.
  • Evaluates, reviews, and analyzes patient accounts to determine if correct third party payments have been received and recorded.
  • Prioritizes and updates files and other required documentation in accordance with established policies, guidelines, and procedures.
  • Reviews and stays current with assigned Aergo work lists daily.
  • Performs other duties as assigned and adapts to changing departmental demands.

Qualifications

Education: High school diploma or GED. 


Experience: One year previous healthcare environment billing experience.


Special Training: Working knowledge of Microsoft office.

Schedule

Full time, days

Employment Type (feed only)

Full Time, Permanent