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Pacific Medical Centers Specialist Patient Accounts Lead - Business Services in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a Patient Account Specialists Lead (Full time, Day Shift) in Business Services at Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a Patient Account Specialist Lead to maintain well-aged accounts receivable for assigned payers/providers.

In this position you will:

  • Responsible for various business office functions for physician practices, this include conducting internal audits to meet regulatory and departmental standards, educating current associates in billing policies and procedures, and acting as a knowledge expert to resolve complex payer reimbursement issues.

  • Responsible for workload distribution, on the job training, work review and simple complaint resolution under the direction of supervisor, and in accordance with supervisor's guidelines of at least three other staff members.

  • Acts as information resource for standard policy and procedural questions. Maintains current knowledge and answers questions of other staff on procedures, policies, etc. Obtains needed information or decisions from supervisor on problems that arise.

  • Checks on work in progress, participates in performance audits, and reviews completed work to see that the supervisor's instructions on work sequence, procedures, methods, and deadlines have been met.

  • Maintains employee records and reports as requested by the supervisor. Resolves simple informal complaints of employees. Assumes emergency leadership role in absence of supervisor.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

•High school diploma or GED.

•Minimum five years’ experience in either physician/hospital billing or other healthcare business setting.

•Understanding of clinic operations related to patient registration, referrals, & cash collections.

•Understanding of insurance payer reimbursement.

•Functional experience using Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel).

•Working knowledge of CPT, ICD9 coding, and Correct Coding Initiatives and basic accounting.

•High school diploma or G.

•Minimum five years’ experience in either physician/hospital billing or other healthcare business setting.

•Understanding of clinic operations related to patient registration, referrals, & cash collections.

•Understanding of insurance payer reimbursement.

•Functional experience using Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel).

•Working knowledge of CPT, ICD9 coding, and Correct Coding Initiatives and basic accounting.

•High school diploma or G.

•Minimum five years’ experience in either physician/hospital billing or other healthcare business setting.

•Understanding of clinic operations related to patient registration, referrals, & cash collections.

•Understanding of insurance payer reimbursement.

•Functional experience using Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel).

•Working knowledge of CPT, ICD9 coding, and Correct Coding Initiatives and basic accounting.

•High school diploma or G.

•Minimum five years’ experience in either physician/hospital billing or other healthcare business setting.

•Understanding of clinic operations related to patient registration, referrals, & cash collections.

•Understanding of insurance payer reimbursement.

•Functional experience using Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel).

•Working knowledge of CPT, ICD9 coding, and Correct Coding Initiatives and basic accounting.

•High school diploma or G.

•Minimum five years’ experience in either physician/hospital billing or other healthcare business setting.

•Understanding of clinic operations related to patient registration, referrals, & cash collections.

•Understanding of insurance payer reimbursement.

•Functional experience using Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel).

•Working knowledge of CPT, ICD9 coding, and Correct Coding Initiatives and basic accounting.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

•AA.

•Collection experience.

•ICD-10 coding knowledge.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://pacmed.jobs/benefits/

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 246205

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