Department Description This position is with Patient Billing Group (PBG). Job SummaryFinal Filing Date :12/17/2019Salary Range : Grade 24Salary Frequency : Bi-weeklyAppointment Type : CareerPercentage of Time : 100%Shift Hour : 08 HoursLocation : Broadway BuildingCity :Sacramento Union Representation :NoBenefits Eligible :Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesProvides direct management to skilled technical Patient Estimate Analysts. This position will oversee all aspects of the pre-service estimating of patient financial liability. Functions as advisor to unit and administration, analyzes and resolves problems, interprets policies and demonstrates extensive subject matter knowledge. Works with a high level of autonomy making significant financial decisions. Serves as a liaison and continuously collaborates with clinical areas, revenue cycle leaders and Epic IT resources. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and policies to determine appropriate action. Manages staff to assure accountability and stewardship of department resources (operational, financial, and human) in compliance with departmental goals and objectives. Required Qualifications
Extensive knowledge of healthcare revenue cycle and its component operations, including billing, collections, charge capture, contractual adjustments, third-party reimbursements, government programs, contracted private insurance and cash management. Hospital and professional experience preferred.
Management and supervisory experience
Advanced knowledge of Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and International Classification of Disease (ICD-10) policies related to medical billing
Ability to comprehend and navigate through the complexities of the Epic System to be able to retrieve, change and adjust account information and create estimates
Extensive knowledge of eligibility, authorization and benefit verification
Advanced skill in analyzing a variety of factors regarding eligibility, third party payors, authorization and benefit limits to determine the need for further facts or administrative consultation
Extensive analytical skills to assess account balances
Advanced ability to analyze and interpret various types of Explanation of Benefits (EOB) and Remittance Advice (RA)
Ability to comply with strict confidentiality standards
Knowledge of HIPAA, FDCPA and other credit and collections rules and regulations
Call center experience
Special RequirementsThis position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. For Schools of Health (SOM and SON) on the UC Davis Health job search, please apply through the Davis Campus Job Listings To apply:
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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