Job Description

  • Job LocationUS-AZ-PHOENIX
    Requisition ID
    2018-13775
    Shift
    01 - Days
    Department
    Patient Financial Srvcs
    Facility
    Support Services
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Physical Work Location and New Employee Orientation Location : Address
    2500 W UTOPIA
    Work Hours (ex:M-F, 8am - 4pm)
    630am-3pm
  • Overview

    HonorHealth is a non-profit, local healthcare organization known for community service and outstanding medical quality. HonorHealth encompasses five acute care hospitals with approximately 11,500 employees and 4,500 volunteers, over 70 primary and specialty care practices, clinical research, medical education, an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, an Accountable Care Organization, two foundations, and extensive community services.

    HonorHealth is a leader in medical innovation, talent and technology with a genuine commitment to your growth. The health system's vibrant careers take place in an environment filled with opportunity and respect because we see the HONOR in you.

    Qualifications

    Education
    High School Diploma or GED Required

    Experience
    2 years Patient accounts experience Required
    2 years Facility billing experience Required

    Responsibilities

    Job Summary
    The Account Receivable Specialist Sr., handles all patient cash received within the department, works more independently, is considered a subject matter expert, relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. This position receives payments from electronic vendors, lock box, hospital departments, collection agencies and live checks. Processes cash transactions, balances batches, and posts to the proper patient account(s) in a timely manner. The Accounts Receivable Specialist Sr., reconciles provider level adjustments and posts them to the appropriate patient account or clearing account. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the department, reconciles electronically transmitted files to ensure complete and accurate data in all systems.
    • Uploads or manually posts cash transactions, denials and zero payments into the patient accounting system. Balances all batches, given the proper claim disposition, and adjusts according to department guidelines.
    • Documents the cash spreadsheets with the necessary information for balancing purposes. Keys adjustments and transfers as needed.
    • Identifies and allocates non-patient cash for transfer to clearing account and corresponding ledger. Ensures accurate cash application and denials management.
    • As a subject matter expert in Cash Applications, may assist in the following:
      Training AR Specialists (entry level)
      Development of training documents
      Be a backup resource for billing staff
      Complex claims
    • Stays current with knowledge of revenue cycle, HIPAA, Federal & State regulations, hospital policy, and reimbursement criteria. Attends all department meetings as requested. Performs other duties as assigned.



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    Please review the Equal Employment Opportunity poster.

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