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Patient Account Representative - Lincoln, Nebraska
LINCOLN NE 68503
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90669736

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Patient Account Representative - Lincoln, Nebraska
As a part of the
Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health brings 30 years of
healthcare industry expertise to clients in more than 135 local regions
nationwide. We help our clients strengthen their financial and clinical
performance, serve their communities and succeed at the business of healthcare.
Conifer Health helps organizations transition from volume to value-based care,
enhance the consumer and patient healthcare experience and improve quality,
cost and access to healthcare. Are you ready to be part of our solutions? Welcome to the company that gives you the
resources and incentives to redefine healthcare services, with a competitive
benefits package and leadership to take your career to the next step!







**JOB SUMMARY**





Responsible for all aspects of billing, follow up and collection
activity.







**ESSENTIAL DUTIESAND RESPONSIBILITIES** _include thefollowing. Other duties may be assigned._






+ Responsiblefor all aspects of follow up and collections, including making telephone calls,accessing payer websites. Identifyissues or trending and provide suggestions for resolution. Accurately and thoroughly documents thepertinent collection activity performed.Review the account information and necessary system applications todetermine the next appropriate work activity.Verify claims adjudication utilizing appropriate resources andapplications. Initiate telephone orletter contact to patients to obtain additional information as needed. Perform appropriate billing functions,including manual re-bills as well as electronic submission to payers. Edit claims to meet and satisfy billingcompliance guidelines for electronic submission. Manage and maintain desk inventory, completereports, and resolve high priority and aged inventory.


Participate
and attend meetings, training seminars and in-services to develop job
knowledge. Participate in the monthly, quarterly and annual performance
evaluation process with their Supervisor.
Respond timely to emails and telephone messages as appropriate. Communicate issues to management, including
payer, system or escalated account issues.


**KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES**



_To perform this job successfully, an individual must be ableto perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skilland/or ability required. Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performthe essential functions._






+ Goodwritten and verbal communication skills

+ Intermediatetechnical skills including PC and MS Outlook

+ Intermediateknowledge of UB-04 and Explanation of Benefits (EOB) interpretation

+ Intermediateknowledge of CPT and ICD-9 codes

+ Intermediateknowledge of insurance collections and insurance terminology





**EDUCATION /EXPERIENCE**



_Include minimum education, technical training, and/orexperience preferred to perform the job._






+ Highschool diploma or equivalent education

+ 0-4years of experience in Medical/Hospital Insurance related collections





**WORK ENVIRONMENT**



_The work environment characteristics described here arerepresentative of those an employee encounters while performing the essentialfunctions of this job. Reasonable accommodationsmay be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essentialfunctions._






+ Office/TeamWork Environment




**Job:** _Conifer Health Solutions_


**Organization:**


**Title:** _Patient Account Representative - Lincoln, Nebraska_


**Location:** _NE-Lincoln_


**Requisition ID:** _1805021003_

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