UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/02/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/14/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Involves patient, third party, government, physician billing and/or collections activities. Provides for coordinated processes, procedures and systems, customer service delivery models and ensuring compliance with internal policy and external agency regulations. Manages insurance reimbursement from third-party billings and government insurance programs.
Keeps abreast of the full array of third-party contracts and billing/collections requirements. Incorporates cash posting, accounts receivable management and financial counseling for securing collections of accounts. Investigates highly complex claims, evaluate alternative funding sources for patients in need, and propose procedures and systems in support of efficient workflows and maximization of reimbursement.
Bachelor's Degree in related area; and/or equivalent experience/training.
A minimum of three (3+) or more years of relevant experience - Financial Services Analysis.
Experience and proven success in billing and/or collections processes, concepts, systems and external regulations.
Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology and coding.
Analytical skills to include trending, projecting; recommending resolution in the Patient Financial Services arena (specifically Insurance Credit Balance resolution and Payment Posting).
In depth knowledge of Insurance Payer contracts.
Expert Level Microsoft Office (specifically Excel).
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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