Acct Resolution Specialist (Underpay) - HCBO - Pt Accounting in Kansas City, MO at St. Joseph Medical Center

Date Posted: 12/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    1000 Carondelet Drive
    Kansas City, MO
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/27/2019

Job Description

Overview
The Specialist, Account Resolution is the lead responsible for the timely follow-up of Managed Care/Commercial accounts. Communicates clearly and efficiently by phone with health plans. Maintains productivity standards and reports. Responsible to obtain State collection guidelines if applicable. Reviews managed care contracts.
Responsibilities
Works account assigned to work list both expediently and thoroughly to expedite payment and final disposition of account.Communicates effectively with patients, and other payers to facilitate payment in a timely fashion.Makes clear legible notes in Medi-Tech pertaining to any collection efforts made on accounts. (Proper use of activity codes.)Performs timely follow up and ensures appropriate action taken at system-mandated intervals.Identifies Hospital/Corporate contracted payers.Performs special projects and assignments in an accurate, efficient, and thorough manner.Explains hospital deposit policies and payment arrangement standards.Performs other duties as assigned or required.Performs lead duties in order to assist with attainment of revenue cycle goalsMeets cash goal requirements and all other KPI’s
Qualifications
Education and Work Experience
  • Minimum of four years hospital managed care/commercial collector experience required.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of contract interpretation.
  • Familiar with hospital billing requirements
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