Murray, Utah

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for data entry of certain receivable activities such as cash collections, adjustments, interest payments, and secondary insurance transfers. This position also transmits documentation to other related entities (e.g., Sutter infusion pharmacy, Timberlake DME and CBO) for processing. Provides support to the Revenue Cycle Operations Manager as needed.




Qualifications:

Education:
HS Diploma Required Or equivalent education/experience
Experience:
• Prior experience in a health care, preferably in business or accounting area Required

•Data entry experience is strongly preferred.

Financial background of any sort.

Skills and Knowledge

Basic math skills required

• Demonstrated knowledge of basic financial transactions in a healthcare setting.

• Excellent written and verbal communications abilities.

• Ability to work independently, work under tight deadlines, organize and retain records, and communicate effectively with

other hospital personnel.

• Excellent typing and ten-key skills are required

Skills and Knowledge:
• In-depth knowledge of various insurance documentation requirements, the patient accounting system, and various data entry codes to ensure proper service documentation and billing of the patient's account
• Knowledge of insurance and governmental programs, regulations and billing processes (e.g., Medicare, MediCal, Medicaid, Social Security Disability, Champus, Supplemental Security Income Disability, etc.), commercial third party payers, and/or managed care contracts and coordination of benefits
• Familiarity with medical terminology and the medical record coding process
• In-depth knowledge of Revenue Cycle applications, including Hospital Patient Accounting
• In-depth knowledge/ awareness of all areas related to Payer-specific (Medicare, MediCal, Medicaid, and/or Private) Claims and how they interrelate
• Knowledge of principles, methods, and techniques related to compliant healthcare billing/collections
• Familiarity with Payer-specific (Medicare, MediCal, Medicaid, Private) Claims management functions in acute and non-acute settings
• Knowledge of Patient Management information system applications, preferably EPIC
• Ability to execute strategy and communicate knowledge of business processes and enabling technologies, specifically in a Payer-specific (Medicare, MediCal, Medicaid, and/or Private) Claims function
• Ability to comprehend and retain information that can be applied to work procedures to achieve appropriate service delivery
• Data entry skills (minimum 50-60 accurate keystrokes per minute)
• Requires strong accuracy, attentiveness to detail and time management skills
• Aptitude to conceptualize, plan, and implement stated goals and objectives
• Ability to independently set and organize own work priorities for self, and successfully adapt to new priorities as part of a changing environment. Must be able to work concurrently on a variety of tasks/projects in an environment that demands a high degree of accuracy and productivity in cooperation with individuals having diverse personalities and work styles
• Ability to communicate and work with patients, physicians, associates, Sutter Health leadership, multiple direct patient care providers and others in order to expedite the patient accounting process. Strong communication skills (verbal and written) in dealing with trainees, associates, and internal/external customers
• Ability to comply with Sutter Health policies and procedures
• Excellent ability to identify, prioritize, resolve and / or escalate complex problems promptly
• Excellent ability to establish, develop and manage customer relationships
• Ability to learn new applications/software systems effectively and efficiently
• Ability to communicate ideas both verbally and in writing to interact with others using on-on-one contact and group discussions
• Ability to recognize the appropriate style, level of detail, and message for the audience
• Ability to develop effective working relationships/ networks within and outside the organization
• Skills using spreadsheet, word processing, and basic statistical software applications, preferably Microsoft Suite
• Well-developed process design, implementation, and improvement skills
• High-level problem identification/ mitigation/ resolution and analytical skills
• Requires the ability to work with and maintain confidential information



Organization: Sutter Shared Services
Employee Status: Regular
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: No
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday
Weekend Requirements: None
Schedule: Full Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans

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Murray, Utah

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