Senior Accounts Receivable Clerk - Westbury, NY(Job Number:705697)
Healthcare isn’t just changing. It’s growing more complex every day. ICD-10 Coding replaces ICD-9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and Healthcare organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that’s what fueled these exciting new opportunities.
Who are we? Optum360. We’re a dynamic new partnership formed by Dignity Health and Optum to combine our unique expertise. As part of the growing family of UnitedHealth Group, we’ll leverage our compassion, our talent, our resources and experience to bring financial clarity and a full suite of Revenue Management services to Healthcare Providers, nationwide.
If you’re looking for a better place to use your passion, your ideas and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It’s an opportunity to do your life’s best work.
Positions in this function perform follow-up of underpaid accounts receivable, including both inpatient and outpatient accounts for multiple facilities. The candidate is expected to manage a portfolio of accounts for multiple payers and maintain knowledge of hospital contracts.
- Enters and verifies billing, patient information and other types of data in the computer system
- Posts transactions/adjustments into the Patient Accounting Systems
- Assists in the preparation of 3rd party bills for recovery of reimbursement
- Performs word processing and various other clerical duties for department as assigned
- Enters and retrieves financial, administrative and patient information
- Keeps billing files organized, maintains copies of payment recovery vouchers and spreadsheets for reporting
- Compiling, printing and/or disseminating medical records to be sent to appropriate destination
- Performs other tasks as assigned
- Works on simple tasks using established procedures
- Works independently and with a team on a regular basis
- Performs follow-up on underpaid accounts to obtain expected contractual reimbursement
Job Accounts Receivable
Primary Location US-NY-WESTBURY
Organization O360 Northwell Back Ops
Number of Openings 1