Patient Account Specialist - Full Time Days - Centennial, CO
May 18, 2018
Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 21,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine.
Through Centura Health’s 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life® Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or Kansas community you will love to call home.
Enjoy amazing people, competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.
If you’re ready to discover the difference of working for a fully-integrated health system with a non-profit, faith-based mission to care, we look forward to receiving your application.
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 123575
Recruiter Contact: KeeganSwihart@Centura.org
Schedule: Full-Time (40 hours/week)
Responsible for processing account payments, updating insurance and demographic information, researching payments, rebilling insurance when updates have been provided, and working with other departments to achieve resolution, including adjustments and insurance follow-up.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED required
Minimum Experience Requirements
1 year healthcare experience required
Billing experience preferred
Comprehensive understanding of insurance billing and follow-up practices preferred
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Answers all incoming calls to the billing office from patients to resolve account issues.*
Researches outstanding accounts and partners with peers to ensure accuracy of bills and timely resolution of issues.*
Utilizes excellent communication skills to explain bills and recoup payments from patients.*
Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Internal Number: 459514400A3
About Centura Health
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.